Ci3 Management UG (haftungsbeschränkt) i.L.

Ci3 Management UG (haftungsbeschränkt) i.L.

Ci3 Management UG (haftungsbeschränkt) i.L.

Ci3 Management UG (haftungsbeschränkt) i.L., a company legally structured as a limited liability company, is headed by PD Dr. Andrée Rothermel. The cluster’s management team combines in-depth knowledge of the industry with proven expertise in the development and expansion of network structures and financing issues.

CI3 Management

PD Dr. Andrée Rothermel
Managing Director Ci3 Management UG (haftungsbeschränkt) i.L.

Dr. Andrée Rothermel has many years of experience in drug and biomarker development as well as in professional project management. As a molecular biologist, he played a major role in the establishment of academic and industrial research institutes, such as the Molecular Biological-Biochemical Processing Technology division at the Centre for Biotechnology and Biomedicine at Leipzig University. Furthermore, he established and managed the “Integrative Nano-Bioengineering” group at VDE’s Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biomedizinische Technik (DGBMT). He was also involved in the successful establishment of the biopharmaceutical research institute TRON (Translational Oncology at the University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz), where he has been Director of the Biomarker Development Center (BDC) since 2011. In this function, he drives the development of innovative immune diagnostics, among others. Since 2010, he has also been head of the Serodiscovery business unit at BioNTech Diagnostics GmbH, which identifies serologic biomarkers for in-vitro diagnostic development. 

Dr. Rothermel obtained his PhD in the Developmental Biology and Neurogenetics working group at Technische Hochschule Darmstadt. In 2008, he qualified as a university lecturer at the Department of Biosciences, Pharmacy and Psychology at Leipzig University, which also granted him the authorization to teach molecular biology.   

With regard to the leading-edge cluster initiative, Dr. Rothermel contributed to the application process both in terms of organization and content, and he has thus been instrumental in making the Ci3 Cluster a success right from the start. He was appointed Managing Director of Ci3 Management UG (haftungsbeschränkt) in November 2016.