Matyas joined Creoptix in 2012 coming from Nextech Invest, a Zurich based Venture Fund. Before, Matyas was with The Genetics Company, a Swiss Biotech Start-up. There he held positions in research and business development before he finally became CEO, eventually selling the core assets to Millipore (US).
Matyas obtained his masters degree in biology from the Biocentre of the University of Basel and his PhD in Molecular Biology and Genetics from the University of Zurich. He furthermore holds an Executive MBA from the University of St. Gallen.
Kaspar founded Creoptix in 2009 and since then is fully dedicated to push the project from research to a marketable product. Before, Kaspar was at Optrel AG in Wattwil, Switzerland, where he first worked as Optics Engineer and Deputy Director R&D and later as Director Operations responsible for production, supply chain and process engineering.
Kaspar obtained his diploma (M.Sc. degree) in micro-engineering with specialization in optics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) and his PhD from the University of Neuchatel, Switzerland, on the topic of label-free waveguide-grating sensors. Team