After leading the Ci3 team as Cluster Manager for several years, Dr. Andrée Rothermel stepped down from his role on 1 May 2020 to take up new responsibilities. He is succeeded by Dr. Tobias Neumann who joined the cluster as DIGI-B-CUBE Project Manager in May 2019. The cluster’s chairpersons Dr. Özlem Türeci and Prof. Dr. Christoph Huber thanked Dr. Rothermel for his commitment and dedication in the past years and welcomed the appointment of Dr. Neumann. Dr. Rothermel will continue to support the cluster in an advisory role.
Dr. Neumann holds a PhD in Pharmacy from Goethe University Frankfurt and a Master’s Degree in Biomedicine from Münster University. While still being responsible for the DIGI-B-CUBE project, Dr. Neumann also aims at strengthening the cluster’s network to initiate new projects and advance existing projects. Dr. Neumann is pleased to be able to help shape the future of the cluster and work together with the cluster partners.