Team

Precision Medicine - Biomarkers & Diagnostics

Acobiom’s team

Acobiom’s team comprises individuals with complementary expertise and professional background in biology, bioinformatics, statistics, and finance.
Several members of the Acobiom team are involved in the ecosystem, research and higher education of the Montpellier region (France).

Didier Ritter - Acobiom

Didier Ritter

Chief Executive Officer
Co-founder

Education:
1996: MBA, IAE Montpellier (France);
1995: MSc in Biology, Montpellier University (France)

Other activities:
President of an association of French Life Science companies (Bio Medical Alliance LR)

Professional Background:
Founder of a consulting company focused on life science technology transfer

David Piquemal - Acobiom

Dr David Piquemal

Chief Scientific Officer
Co-founder

Education:
2000: Ph. D in Molecular Biology, Montpellier University (France)

Other activities:
member of the steering committee of the Computational Biology Institute (foundation in 2012 at Montpellier, France)

Professional Background:
Coordinator & co-leader of a Master in Biology (Montpellier University, France)

Author of several patents and scientific publications.

Philippe Outrebon - Acobiom

Philippe Outrebon

Chief Financial Officer
Investor Relations 

Education:
1993: MSc in Mathematics & Finance, Paris IX – Paris Dauphine University (France)

Other activities:
President of the board of the University Institute of Technology of Montpellier-Sète (France)

Professional Background:
founder of IT companies, former consultant for EY (Ernst & Young)

Florian Noguier - Acobiom

Florian Noguier

Engineer in Omics and Molecular Biology

Education:
2007: MSc in Molecular Biology, Genomics and Transcriptomics, Montpellier University (France)

Expertise:
Technologies: Sequencing/NGS (Roche Diagnostics & Illumina platforms) and PCR/RT-PCR/qPCR (Roche Diagnostics, Applied Biosystems, Fluidigm / Biomark & Biorad platforms)

Author of several scientific publications

Fabien Perrat - Acobiom

Fabien Pierrat

Engineer in Bioinformatics

Education:
2004: MSc in BioInformatics, Montpellier University (France);
2003: MSc in Genetics (Nancy University, France)

Expertise:
Analysis and exploration of NGS/sequencing data

Author of several scientific publications

Roman Bruno - Acobiom

Roman Bruno

Engineer in Biostatistics and Data Science

Education:
2017: Lean Six-Sigma Green Belt,
2009: MSc in Biostatistics, Toulouse University (France);
2007: MSc in Biology, Toulouse University (France)

Expertise:
Data mining, Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Numbers crunching in NGS

Author of several scientific publications

Pascal Laurent - Acobiom

Pascal Laurent

Project Manager

Education:
2006: MSc in Biotechnology, Montpellier University (France)

Professional Background:
Commercial position in a laboratory of biological analyses