Management and Team

Discover the whole team behind our project, our collaborators and other partners

Vaxxel Team

Denis Cavert

MSc. Biochemical Engineering INSA / MS ESSEC
Former head of Baxter Vaccines Europe
Business Unit Director at Baxter and Merck
Serono, with sales up to 250m€

Dr. Manuel Rosa-Calatrava

Ph.D., Research Director at INSERM, Deputy head of Virpath University lab, head of Virnext
125 publications / 25 patents
Founder of Signia Therapeutics and VirexpR

Pr. Guy Boivin

Professor and principal researcher in virology at the University of Laval (Québec)
400 publications / 10 patents
First to describe pathogenesis of hMPV

Dr. Caroline Chupin

PharmD and Bioprocess Engineer
Cell culture and process development
PhD Student

Marjorie Ray

MSc Cellular and Molecular Biology
Expertise in optimisation of virus production
15 years experience un Biotech and CDMP

First-in-class international Founding Team

Dr. Bernard Fritzel

Former VP International Scientific & Clinical Affairs, Pfizer Vaccines
Former VP International Scientific & Medical Affairs, Chiron Vaccines
Former Director Clinical Research, Sanofi Pasteur
Member of the French Covid-19 Vaccine C’tee

Dr. Bernard Fanget

Engineer and Ph.D, VP Drug Development, NeoVacs
Former VP Product Dev. & Production, Abivax
Former VP Pharmaceutical Dev. Flamel
Former VP Product Dev. & Industrialisation, Sanofi Pasteur
Member of the French Covid-19 Vaccine C’tee

Pr. Pieter Neels

Physician, Professor of Vaccinology at the University of Namur (Bel.)
Former member of CHMP
Former Vice President of the EMA Vaccine Working Party

Other partners