Prof. Robert Gurny, CSO is co-founder of the Company and co-inventor of the technologies, previously Professor at University of Geneva, he served as President of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Robert enjoys an outstanding reputation as a drug delivery scientist who brings a lot of realism to his creativity and has successfully managed many substantial industry/university collaborations with mid-cap and big pharma. He is also the author of more than 200 peer reviewed articles, several books and more than 80 abstracts of presentations as well as the inventor of over 40 patent applications. Robert has received numerous prestigious awards such as the Merck Award (1994), the APV Prize (1995), the Phoenix Award (1996) and the Roger Barré prize (1999). For many years Robert was the Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics.