Our team combines best in class research and years of experience in biotech spin-out management

Our team

Joachim Haupt, Ph.D.


Computer scientist with strong background in computational structural biology and bioinformatics. Joachim has a long scientific track record, experience in consulting and is a passionate entrepreneur with a decade of business experience. He is the inventor of PharmAI’s DiscoveryEngine.

Florian Kaiser, Ph.D.


Background in molecular biology with a keen interest in computer science and passion in computational biology. Florian holds a Ph.D. in computer science and has many years of research experience in structural bioinformatics.

Moritz Kallerhoff, M.B.A


Extensive business understanding through solid knowledge gained by two MBAs. Passionate to identify business opportunities with new and existing clients while maintaining a trustful collaboration.

Sharok Kimiaei, Ph.D.


Long experience in product development and life-cycle in med. tech and IT / e-health. Has been involved in various start-ups with focus to make viable products out of ideas. Holds Ph.D. in medical radiation physics.

Mahmood Nazari, M.Sc.


Expert in deep-learning with a dedicated focus to solve the mystery of chemical affinity and binding with the help of AI.

Christoph Leberecht, M.Sc.

Structural bioinformatician and software architect

Experienced Bioinformatician in the fields of systems and structural biology. Passionate software architect with a fable for efficient and reliable code.

Andreas Kluge, M.D., Ph.D.

Chief Medical Officer

Over 20 years of clinical research and development experience. Founder of ABX-CRO and Therapeia GmbH & Co KG. Author of numerous patents and publications, a registered physician with a doctorate in Medicine.

Prof. Michael Schroeder, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor

Michael Schroeder is Professor in bioinformatics at the TU Dresden, Germany. He bundles many years of expertise in structural bioinformatics, with special focus on drug repositioning and text mining.