Beginner's Mind

#55: Peter Llewellyn-Davies - The Future of Life Science Entrepreneurship and Investment in Europe

November 25, 2021 Christian Soschner Season 2 Episode 24
Beginner's Mind
#55: Peter Llewellyn-Davies - The Future of Life Science Entrepreneurship and Investment in Europe
Show Notes

In this conversation, I will talk with Peter Llewellyn-Davies, CEO of Apeiron and President of Biotech Austria about the Future of Life Science Entrepreneurship and Investment in Europe.

Topics we discuss in the show:

  • The Development of the Life Science Eco-System in Europe
  • How Family Offices Support Life Science Companies in Europe
  • How to Translate Science into Business
  • Does Europe Have a Culture of Success?
  • And much more...


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Shownotes:

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Timestamps:
(00:00) Opening
(01:25) How did the Life Science Ecosystem Evolve?
(03:22) The Biontech Success Story
(04:10) How Did The Private and Publice Sector Evolve in Europe Since 2006?
(05:49) What is Biotech Austria’s Mission?
(07:00) How Many Members Does Biotech Austria Have in 2021?
(09:10) Biotech Success Stories From Austria
(11:40) Vienna, Austria, Local Life-Science-Eco-Systems and Biontech’s Success
(13:45) Why is it a Great Decision to Start a Life Science Company in Austria?
(16:26) Where Do Scientists Get Follow On Funding From?
(18:30) How Helpful is the New European Investment Regulation for Foreign Investors?
(21:00) Fundraising Challenges for Life Science Companies
(24:00) Why Life Science Investments Are Attractive
(25:50) How to Get in Touch With Biotech Austria

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