Associate at Biotech Venture Advisors (BVA)
Elena is an Associate at Biotech Venture Advisors (BVA).
Before joining BVA, Elena worked as Business Development Manager in Fondazione Telethon, an Italian Charity fostering the development of novel treatments for patients affected by genetic diseases. Elena has gained extensive experience in technology transfer, especially in the scouting, marketing and licensing of advanced therapies. Previously, Elena has worked as a researcher, mostly in cancer biology in Italy (UNIMI and IEO) and in the US (Yale University, University of Massachusetts Medical School).
Elena graduated with honors in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology at Università degli Studi di Milano. She got her PhD in Pharmacology from the same institution and her MBA from HEC Paris.