Novalis LifeSciences LLC is an investment and advisory firm for the Life Science industry. Novalis was founded in 2017 by Marijn E. Dekkers and invests in small to medium size, innovative Life Science companies active in the areas of:
- Drug discovery
- Life Science tools
- Consumer health
- Agricultural biotechnologies
Marijn E. Dekkers is chairman of Novalis and has extensive experience in the Life Science industry. He was CEO of Bayer AG in Leverkusen, Germany (2010-2016) and CEO of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. in Boston, MA, USA (2002-2009). In addition, he has been chairman of Unilever since April 2016.