We are a multi-disciplinary team with expertise in molecular biology, genetics, animal physiology, computational biology, intellectual property, business management, entrepreneurship, among others.
In addition, we have established an Advisory Board with a vast array of experience in shellfish, finfish and plant breeding and in business, including launching and scaling up of breeding startups.
MBA and business degree. Entrepreneur and independent consultant for Fortune 500 companies in agro-genetics, pharma and banking.
Life Science executive and entrepreneur. PhD in Genetics. Invited Professor at MIT Portugal. Research at Univ. of California San Francisco.
PhD in Marine Biology and Aquaculture. Experienced in bivalve aquaculture, nutrition and selective breeding.
PhD in Molecular Biology and Genetics. She has worked in several biotechnological studies related to the sea theme in prokaryotes and eukaryotes.
PhD in Marine Biology and Aquaculture. Experienced in clams farming and in several research projects to optimise its cultivation performance.
Aquafarmer technician. Has more than 10 years of experience in mollusks hatcheries, mainly working with oysters and clams.
Finfish breeding specialist. PhD in Genetics. 40 years of experience in managing finfish breeding companies, biomarine innovation centers and scientific research.
Shellfish breeding specialist. Director of Aquaculture Genetics and Breeding Technology Center at Virginia Institute of Marine Science (USA).
Plant breeding specialist. More than 20 years of experience managing breeding programs of sunflower, oilseed rape and sugar beet at Syngenta.