Dr. Oliver Schub
Director Business Development
Oliver joined Navigo in 2018 to lead Navigo’s Business Development Department. He is globally well connected with biotech and pharma companies and has a track record of therapeutic protein development deals in all parts of the world. Oliver has more than 14 years of experience in various academic and industry labs in cell culture, protein expression, purification and characterization. In addition, he gained 13 years of professional biotech experience in various positions. Before joining Navigo he was Senior Business Development Manager at ProBioGen AG in Berlin, a globally operating Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) for vertebrate cell culture-based biotherapeutics. Before that he worked at PSF Biotech (“Protein Structure Factory”) as laboratory head in structure-based drug design and later BD Head. During his academic career he was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Toronto, working on eukaryotic cell cycle control. Oliver holds a PhD in biochemistry from the Genzentrum of LMU Munich and the Institute for Molecular Biotechnology of Friedrich Schiller University in Jena. Oliver is a chemist by education (University Regensburg) with a diploma thesis in protein folding.