Stefan Herr



Managing Director, EMBL Ventures


Dr. Stefan Herr is Managing Director at EMBL Ventures based in Heidelberg Germany. He led several investments in Europe and the US for EMBL Ventures, Heidelberg Innovation and a Business Angel. Before joining EMBL Ventures, he served as Managing Director of Verivox, a 3i backed start-up company. Previously, Dr. Herr was Vice President at Heidelberg Innovation and Director Cooperations and Licensing at Hagenuk. Dr. Herr earned his PhD in Physics from the University of Heidelberg and received additional training in law and business at the University of Hagen. He was a recipient of the Boehringer Ingelheim fellowship and is an alumni of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory Ph.D. program.