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Biotalk Café: from Scientist to Serial Entrepreneur

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District 3 Innovation Centre

1250 Rue Guy

Montréal, QC H3H 2L3

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Our next Biotalk meetup will focus on the journey of the scientist turned serial entrepreneur and investor, Maxime Ranger, Ph.D. MBA. Maxime Ranger is General partner at AmorChem, one of the few venture capitals in Montreal that invest in academic life science innovations.


Dr. Ranger founded and managed a series of startups within Quebec’s ecosystem including Inversago Pharma (2015-present), GIcare Pharma and GInova Pharma. Previously, he held management positions at Labopharm which was acquired by Paladin to become Endo, Bioxalis Medica, acquired by Procyon and became Ambrillia, and Ecopia Bioscience which became Thallion and was acquired by Bellus Health.


Working with over 10 pharmaceutical and therapeutic companies in Quebec, Dr. Ranger will explain the journey and challenges he has faced in each enterprise and an overview of Quebec’s current and future life science startup ecosystem.


Schedule:

  • 5:30PM-6:00PM Coffee & Networking

  • 6:00PM-6:30PM Speaker

  • 6:30PM-7:00PM Questions & Networking

About Maxime Ranger, Ph.D. MBA

Dr. Ranger is General Partner at AmorChem. He is CEO of portfolio companies, such as SemaThera and Mperia Therapeutics, in addition to being Director of the Board of Corbin Therapeutics. Dr. Ranger has completed an Executive MBA at UQAM and Université Paris-Dauphine, performed a postdoctoral fellowship at Stanford University and holds a PhD. in Chemistry, Material Sciences, from Laval University.

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