Andrea Ballerini

At Panakes since 2021, Andrea is supporting the team in deal sourcing, due diligence processes through technology, market, competitive and medical-need analysis and negotiations for potential biotech deals. He has a 5+ years’ experience in preclinical and clinical research, including competencies in designing and developing new nanotechnologies acquired in his 2+ year postdoctoral fellowship at the Houston Methodist Research Institute. From 2017 to 2021, he worked as project manager at BiovelocITA, a biotech accelerator promoted by Sofinnova Partners, with the focus on seed funding breakthrough discoveries generated by Italian scientists.


MD, University of Milan (Doctor of Medicine) Fellowship in Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Milan