Transform Science’s mission is to transform excellent scientific ideas into rewarding business concepts. We support innovative life science projects and early stage companies to resume all arising management tasks. Our business approach offers you as a scientific expert to focus on your specific expertise. Transform Science is the partner who develops your business strategy based on your ideas, creates a tailor-made support plan, carries out concrete management tasks and keeps track to reach determined objectives.
Transform Science develops a business concept together with you to make your innovative knowledge accessible for society. When the business idea is born, we compile your business plan in close cooperation with you including a financing model with suitable options for financial sponsorship.
To transform your business plan into reality Transform Science defines a support plan and identifies specific project tasks tailored to your project requirements.
As Transform Science gets deeply involved in your project and your organization we are able to place suitable experts at the right time for predefined tasks for an efficient project realization.
Our network of experts and partner organizations is constantly growing and aligned to the specific needs of young innovative life science companies.
Business Process Development
Founding the Enterprise
Business Development & Acquisition
Marketing and Sales
Governmental Sponsorship Administration
Leadership & Change Management
CEO and Founder, studied Food- and Biotechnology at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, and has more than 17 years professional experience in the biopharmaceutical industry.
He has held different leading positions, mainly at Boehringer Ingelheim RCV, Vienna (1994-2001, 2003-2013). In this period M. Hammerschmid developed strong knowledge and management skills in a constantly changing organization.
He headed different functional units such as process science, production, as well as quality control and support units, as well as managing international contract manufacturing projects.
The experience of working as COO in a start up company in the field of medical diagnostic supplemented his experience for the specific needs for the initial stage of an organisation (VBC-Genomics, 2002-2003).
Bernhard Küenburg, Partner, studied organic chemistry at the University of Technology in Vienna and has almost 25 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Industry.
He was with Sanochemia from 1991-1999 developing the process and building a GMP manufacturing plant for the global production of the alzheimer drug Galanthamin. From 1999 to 2005 he was general manager at CarboGen and Siegfried in Switzerland, ran his own research start up company onepharm R&D from 2005 till 2011 and spend 4 years in the general Management of Biomedica, selling medical device and diagnostics to the entire CEE region.
Besides his education as a process chemist, he gained a lot of expertise in, scale up and production, design and construction of API plants, M&A activities, marketing and sales, general management, corporate legal situations, patent strategy etc..
Meet Transform Science at the Bio-Europe 2016 in Cologne, Germany 7th to 9th November 2016.
You can contact us at the Life Science Austria booth.
Interview from founder and CEO M. Hammerschmid in “Die Presse” 1st Aug. 2015:
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Transform Science GmbH
Jesuitensteig 24A/3, 1230 Vienna, Austria
FN 409543w, UID/VAT: ATU68436105,
Court of jurisdiction: Vienna, Austria
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DI Dr. Michael Hammerschmid, CEO
Transform Science GmbH
Jesuitensteig 24A/3, 1230 Vienna, Austria, T: +43 664 1600 524
FN 409543w, UID/VAT: ATU68436105,
Court of jurisdiction: Vienna, Austria
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Phone.: +43 664 1600524
Last Update July 2018