We aim to become the leading European Innovation center for business ideas in Drug Design, Protein Assembly, Catalysis, and Energy. We support interdisciplinary innovation in chemistry, biochemistry, and material science, as well as advances in analytical sciences.

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Teams we work with

As an early stage incubator we empower creative minds with chemistry-based ideas on their entrepreneurial journey. Check out some inspiring teams we have the pleasure of working with!


To optimally support new ideas, we offer founders an inspiring working environment with chemical labs and an ever-expanding network of domain-specific expertise.

Our education offers


Engage with people who understand what it takes to build something from scratch.

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Dr. Sarah Jessl

Managing Director

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Dr. Franziska Mandl

Laboratory Manager

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Dr. Hannah Augenstein

Project Manager

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Florian Jäger

Start-up Consultant

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Florian Zimmermann

Working Student

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Prof. Dr. Jennifer L. M. Rupp · FRSC

Academic Director

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Prof. Dr. Stephan Sieber

Academic Director