Sibylle Hauser, Executive Director, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Sibylle Hauser’s international professional career spans over 25 years in global Pharma incl. Boehringer Mannheim/Roche for 9 years, emerging Biotech and global contract manufacturing at Vetter Pharma with a successful track record in corporate business development, licensing, fundraising, strategic planning and international marketing including a US biopharmaceutical product launch. In 2003 she moved from Germany to San Diego, CA and is well connected within the Life Science Community today.

As Strategic Advisor – Life Science at Richtr Financial Studio she supports innovative founders and companies in the life science space. One of the expert niches is “Positioning for Capital”. She represented RFS at the BIOCOM Capital Committee.

In 2014 she joined the SOCAL Chapter of Women in Bio and started a local female founders’ group in 2018. As national Chair of Women in Bio-Entrepreneur Center with 90+ associated female founders in the life sciences across the US she supports the organizations mission to “move the needle” in funding $$ for female (Co-)founders in the life sciences.

In 2021 she was invited to join the Scientific Investment Advisory Committee of the Gates Grubstake Fund at the Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine, University of Colorado. She also serves on the Member Advisory Board at CrowdSmart, a SaaS investment diligence platform using AI and collective intelligence to improve prediction science of investment success while reducing bias.

Sibylle holds a graduate degree in business administration from Friedrich-Alexander-University in Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany.