Organization: Munich InterCounsulting AG, Consultant
Name: Dr. Christoph Eckerskorn
Telephone Office: 089 610 990 51
Telephone Mobile: 49 (0) 151 2710 8687
Dr Christoph Eckerskorn joined Munich InterConsulting as a Partner in 2009. With more than 20 years of professional experience (of which 10 years in research), he has been responsible for research and development of new technologies and methods and their related commercialization in newly created Life Sciences business sectors. A special focus involved the identification, characterization, and validation of biomarkers as well as the development and automation of the related processes.
Dr. Eckerskorn’s consulting focus includes:
- Conceptualization and establishment of new business opportunities (business plans, financing models, etc.)
- Growth strategies and business development
- Research and development concepts
He studied Chemistry in Munich before advancing to the Max Plank Institute for Biochemistry where he obtained his doctorate in protein analysis and virology. After his postdoctoral work at the University of Münster (Venia Legendi in Analytical Biochemistry), he managed the Service Department for Mass Spectronomy at the Max Plank Institute for Biochemistry.
His extensive career experience in the Life Sciences industry has spanned management of a start-up company specialized in commercial bioanalytics to leading positions in general management, operational business, research and development, business development, and strategy conceptualization for new business thrusts for a well-known, global enterprise focused on laboratory automation, diagnostics, test development, pre-clinics and production of equipment. These leading positions have included General Manager, Chief Science Officer, and Vice-President of Research and Development.