France Hamber, CEO
After a PhD in chemical engineering, France joined Air Liquide group where she held management positions and had the opportunity to bring products from R&D to industrial production. She joined us in 2015 and is focused on building a successful and ambitious strategy, developing our product and technology innovation to meet our customer requirements
Sabine Mercier, CFO/HR
Sabine joined us in March 2018, motivated by the Entrepreneurial challenge and the Innovative environment of the company. She has a very international experience particularly in Asia and Europe. Her background of structured group and luxury industry in LVMH will help Fluigent to step-up in its ambitious development.
Office Manager (France)
Catherine joined Fluigent in April 2019. Her strong experience in human-sized and fast-growing companies (in particular CRO) is a real asset for Fluigent, where she is in charge of HR administration and supplier accounting. She also works on many cross-functional functions.
Sales administration Manager
Morgane joined Fluigent in August 2018, with a strong experience in back-office for Luxury products, Optics and distribution. She brings her administrative savoir-faire in customer relationship and export regulation to satisfy the client.
Technical Sales Director
Nour joined the Sales team in 2016 following completion of his PhD in microfluidics, microfabrication and electrochemistry at the Pierre et Marie Curie University in Paris. Nour is easy to talk to, and can quickly understand the expectations of scientists in his area, thanks to his experience in academic research at such a high level. Moreover, he is fluent in five different languages!
ASIA PACIFIC AREA MANAGER
Boris graduated in 2011 from SKEMA Business School. After various export experiences both in Biology and Ophtalmology, he joined Fluigent in early 2019 and is in charge of Fluigent distribution network in Asia Pacific region.
Technical Sales Engineer
Aurélie graduated from the Grenoble Institute of Technology – Phelma. After an internship in microfluidics at Grenoble CEA , she has joined Fluigent in 2018 as Technical Sales specialist. Providing strong skills and expertise in droplets, encapsulation and cell culture she assists Fluigent researchers in the optimization of their experimental setups.
Customer Support Manager
After a Bachelor of Arts in Chemical Physics from Bowdoin College and a Master of Science in Biophysics from Université Paris Diderot, Steven joined the Fluigent team as the Customer Support Manager. Steven’s multidisciplinary background in physics, chemistry, and biology as well as his passion for world languages help him to support our customers from around the world in their numerous applications.
Customer Support Specialist
After his studies in Materials Science & Engineering in France and Sweden, Jonathan joined Fluigent after eight years at Saint-Gobain as the Physical Measurements Laboratory Manager of Avancis in Germany. To Fluigent he brings his technical versatility, experience managing large collections of equipment, his experience working with industrial partners, and his multilingual background to both the Customer Support and Manufacturing teams.
Life Sciences Product Manager
Marine joined Fluigent in 2017 after a PhD on organ-on-chips and a post-doc on innovative 3D cellular models at Institut Curie. She is responsible for Life Science applications and develops cutting-edge user-friendly instruments internally and through national and international collaborative projects.
Bastien Cotte, Marketing & Communication Manager
Bastien joined the marketing team in May 2018. With a master degree in general biology and a mixed background of Communication, Marketing and Sales, he has developped a strong customer focus approach. Working with a reagent supplier in life sciences, he specialized in cellular analysis and has now a goood knowledge of the biological research fields.
Field Application Specialist
Adam joined the Fluigent in 2016. He graduated from the Telecom Physique Strasbourg Engineering School and obtained as well an MSc in micro and nano electronics. His pluri-disciplinary skills and his open mind are an asset for various projects, from support experiments in microfluidic intrumentation to software implementations.
With the obtention of an engineering master degree specialized in marketing at Sup’Biotech Paris school of biotechnology, and after completing two internships within the marketing service, Alexis has joined Fluigent in 2019 as a Product Manager of the end-user product line. He also brought skills to the company such as video editing and designing to develop and harmonize Fluigent new image.
Serge is graduated from Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble (INPG) and has multiple years of experience in R&D team management within medium and large organisations. In 2010 he founded an IoT startup where he leads a multidisciplinary team of engineers to develop life changing products. Passionate by innovation and design, he joined Fluigent in May 2019 to accelerate its developments driven by innovation.
After graduating from the INSA Toulouse Engineering School, Benjamin was hired as software developer at National Instruments to manage new tools in LabVIEW drivers. He joined us in 2012 to manage our software strategy. He is now leading Fluigent innovation on both financing and PI aspects.
R&D Software Developer
Christian joined the R&D team in 2015. Before that, he worked on various project including test benches and various fields from medical to aeronautics. Graduated from the INSA CVL Engineering School in automated systems, his specialities include embedded systems and (many) computer languages.
R&D Software Developer
Mathieu joined the R&D team in 2017 with a 10 years experience in the testing & measurement field at National Instruments and Safran. He graduated from Grenoble Electronics and Microelectronics Engineering School.
Ygor Oliveira da Guarda, R&D Software Developer
Ygor joined Fluigent in 2017, following a Health IT degree from Télécom Physique Strasbourg and an Electrical Engineering degree from the Federal University of Bahia. His background allows him to bridge the gap between electronics, software and user applications.
Following a phD on visual analytics of molecular data in 3D environments in Paris-Sud, Mikael was a postdoctoral researcher in Utrecht (NL) where he worked on providing access to computing resources and designing expert programs in the field of structural biology. He joined Fluigent’s R&D team in 2019 and he is part of the software design and development effort.
Laura joined the R&D team in February 2018. She graduated from UTBM (University of technology Belfort Montbéliard) and obtained an engineering degree in mechanical ergonomic and product design. Her studies and experience at Buffet Crampon (manufacturer of woodwind musical instruments) allow her to take part in the development of new products and applications.
Arnaud graduated from ESPCI after a master in microfluidics at IPGG. His background in droplet microfluidics and instrumentation aquired in his previous experiences makes him a strong addition to the R&D team
William joined the R&D team in 2016. He obtained his PhD focusing on micro-chromatography at Université Paris-Est and completed his M.Sc. in electrical engineering working on microfluidic 3D-chip cooling at EPFL and IBM. He is now in charge of the development of innovative products, technologies and custom integrated solutions.
Nicolas joined the R&D team in 2018 after 9 years in Japan in the LIMMS laboratory (CNRS/University of Tokyo) and Santec Corporation. He developed silicon microsystems for biology (DNA molecules characterization), telecommunications (integrated RF oscillators) and medicine (tunable lasers for OCT imaging).
Kejian joined the R&D Team in 2016 after graduating from the ESPCI Paris Engineering School and the Technology and Innovation M.S. from PSL. He works at the frontier of many fields, as he has multi-disciplinary skills in mechanics, physics and technical design.
After obtaining her Ph.D from CEA Leti Grenoble (on Stand – alone platform development for healthcare applications), Charlotte has joined Fluigent in 2018, and applies her expertise in microfluidic polymer chips design and fabrication, especially to the HoliFAB EU project.
M’Béssi joined us in 2011 after obtaining a MS degree in Quality Management in Université de Versailles-Saint Quentin-en-Yvelines, near Paris. Open-minded and versatile, he is in charge of our quality strategy to always improve our workflow, with tools such as our ISO 9001 certification.
Krzysztof graduated from the University of Paris-Sud before working on a test bench at EADS on the Ariane space rocket. He joined us in 2008 and is now in charge of the assembly line management as well as the stock management. His expertise and curiosity in logistics is essential to our product quality.
Geoffrey joined the production team in 2013. He obtained a Superior Technical Diploma in electrotechnical science and is now in charge of the whole product assembly, from pneumatics to mechanics as well as electronics. His passion for his work makes him a rigorous executive for every manufactured product.
Anthony has joined the team in 2017. He obtained a Superior Technical Diploma in mechanical engineering and is in charge of the Purchasing department for the Production as well as R&D activities. His senses of rigour and negociation are important for the development of the company.
Nicolas has an experience of more than 20 years in logistics. He worked with big companies such as Hermes Sellier and la FNAC in Paris area. With his strong knowledge Nicolas decided to join Fluigent in 2018 for its human size and the idea to bring the company to the next level.
President of Fluigent Inc.
With a B.S. in Biological Sciences from the University of Massachusetts and a MBA from Suffolk University, Robert has held senior management roles for life science tools companies, including creating North American subsidiaries for European manufacturers. Prior to joining Fluigent in 2014, he was Vice President, Business Development for Harvard Apparatus with responsibility for the global fluidics business.
Mark Aruda, Product specialist
Mark joined Fluigent in March of 2018 after obtaining his MSE in Mechanical Engineering concentrating in design and manufacturing at University of Massachusetts, Lowell. He is responsible for customer support, demonstrations, and application development at Fluigent Inc.
Simon Renard, Managing Director of FLUIGENT GmbH,
OEM Product Manager
Simon established Fluigent Deutschland GmbH in 2014 in Jena. He always had an interest in experimental fluid mechanics. Many years ago, he moved from France to Germany and graduated in physics at the Humboldt University in Berlin. Before founding a start-up for biotech instrumentation, he held the position of R&D leader of the liquid handing group at CyBio and specialist for lab automation at PerkinElmer.
Sales & Administration (Germany)
Nadine Schuetze completed her education as an optician at Fielmann AG in Weimar. There she worked both in customer service and administration. She then worked in component assembly at Carl-Zeiss-Jena GmbH. She came to Fluigent Germany in September 2019 due to the desire to work more in customer service again. Here she is responsible for inside sales and administration. She is available to you as a competent contact person in our sales department.
Rainer did his MSc in Optometry/ Vision Science at the Ernst-Abbe University in Jena, Germany in 2012. He then worked as a sales engineer and regional sales manager for several companies in the optical industrie. He joined us in August 2018 in charge of sales at FLUIGENT Deutschland and is willing to answer any question you might have.
Application & Service Engineer
Felix obtained his MSc in Precision Mechanical Engineering from the Ernst-Abbe University in Jena, Germany, and worked as a design engineer developing high-tech industrial instrumentation. He joined us in 2015. He is now responsible for application development, demonstrations and customer service at Fluigent Deutschland GmbH.
Marketing & Public Relations
Valerii is doing his MA in Political Science at the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena, Germany. Previously he worked for the think tank, an NGO and a marketing agency in Ukraine. In Fluigent he is responsible for marketing promotion, public relations and graphic design.
Krishna pursues a master’s degree in scientific instrumentation at the Ernst-Abbe-Hochschule. Previously, he worked as an engineer in a construction company in India. Its responsibilities include the repair and maintenance of equipment, the provision of warranty services, the management of parts inventories including warehousing and reordering, as well as the advice of international customers.