Dr Grégoire Prevost, Founder, Owner & CEO, is a serial entrepreneur who currently manages 3 companies based in France with one holistic approach to speed up the life sciences research value transformation through networking development, expertise identification, and education of start-up creators. Grégoire brings more than 30 years of experience in research and development in oncology.
He obtained his PhD in Molecular and cell biology in 1989 from the University of Tours (France) and his national habilitation to direct research work in 1993. He started his postdoctoral research career at IOCMH (Bobigny, France) and BIOMEASURE (Milford, MA, USA).
In 1995, he was appointed Head of research in oncology at Beaufour-IPSEN (Les Ulis, France) and held progressive positions at IPSEN, including Director of Translational Research in oncology, Director of Scientific Affairs in oncology and management team member of the oncology products portfolio. In 2011, Grégoire joined InteRNA Technologies (Utrecht, the Netherlands) as Chief Development Officer to identify and develop miRNA therapeutics.
CIPREVO was created in 2013 to favor the interactions between partners from different fields having the same goal: prevent and cure cancer diseases.
In 2016, in collaboration with his partners, Grégoire co-founded Life Sciences Leadership School to transfer knowledge from international experts to talented individuals who want to create or support life sciences companies. In parallel, also in 2016, Grégoire launched a third company called International Bio-Business Services to promote networking between the academic and private partners involved in the development of life sciences. In 2018, Gregoire has been recognized as Ambassador of the European Association for Cancer Research.