Management Team

Portrait Alexander Bausch

Dr. Alexander Bausch serves as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Strekin Board of Directors. Dr. Bausch has extensive commercial, development and executive leadership expertise from a 20 year career in the pharmaceutical industry. Prior to founding Strekin, he worked as an independent consultant strategically supporting venture capital funds and small biotech companies.

Portrait Claudia Berger

Claudia Berger is Director, Head of Clinical Operations at Strekin. She gained her expertise from more than 15 years in the pharmaceutical industry and is leading all clinical trial projects at Strekin in collaboration with external vendors. Ms. Berger also heads the clinical trial operations unit at Delenex Therapeutics AG in Z├╝rich.

Portrait Viktor Boerlin

Dr. Viktor Boerlin is the Chief Medical Officer at Strekin. Dr. Boerlin worked for over 30 years for Sandoz/Novartis and Hoffmann-La Roche in different positions and therapeutic areas overseeing drug development encompassing Phase 1 to Phase 4 clinical trials. At Sandoz, he led the Department of Neuroendocrinology in clinical R&D where he was responsible for the clinical sections of seven registration filings.

Portrait Urs Breitenstein

Dr. Urs Breitenstein serves as Chief Financial Officer at Strekin. Dr. Breitenstein is a partner at Hoffmann & Co. AG, one of the leading Corporate Finance and CFO services companies for the life sciences industry in Switzerland.

Dr. Peter is currently Head of Project Management at Strekin. Most recently, Dr. Peter was Medical Director at Pierre Fabre, Switzerland, where she was responsible for dermatological drugs and for quality, regulatory, vigilance und medical information (QRVI) for cosmetic products.

Dr. Smit is the Head of Clinical Development at Strekin. He is an experienced scientific leader with over 15 years of experience in drug research and development. Dr. Smit most recently served as Clinical Pharmacology leader at Johnson & Johnson.

Portrait Matthew Wright

Dr. Matthew Wright is Vice President, Head of Research at Strekin. Dr. Wright is a seasoned scientific leader with 15 years of experience in drug discovery research. Dr. Wright most recently served as Research Leader and Scientific Expert at Hoffmann La Roche.