Support Team

Yvonne Steinrock

Yvonne Steinrock

Operations

Yvonne is a hotel manager by training, and during her entire career, people and their needs have been the focus of her attention.

At BioMed X, Yvonne is in charge of operations: with a strong passion for organizing, she sees it as her personal goal to create a work environment that keeps bureaucracy lean and allows her colleagues to concentrate on groundbreaking research in the lab.

Before joining BioMed X, Yvonne was office and events manager at BioRN Cluster Management where she first got in touch with the field of biotechnology.

Julia Petzold

Julia Petzold

Executive Assistant to the Management

Julia is responsible for the overall administration and supports the Executive Management in all day to day responsibilities, such as HR, finance and governance with sponsors. With her strong organizational skills and attention to detail, she coordinates BioMed X meetings and events and maintains the CRMs and website.

Julia is an industrial management assistant by training. Prior to BioMed X she was Regulatory Assistant at Alpha and Assistant to the Head of Manufacturing at Veron Pharma.

Cornelia Wirth

Cornelia Wirth

Lab Manager

Cornelia is a biological technical assistant by training. In the BioMed X Support Team, she takes care of purchasing and general lab management.

She joined BioMed X in 2014 as a research associate in the research group Metabolism and Signaling in Cancer (MSC), where she supported all team members in their experimental work (primarily cloning as well as various molecular biological techniques).

Prior to her engagement at BioMed X Conny worked as a biological technical assistant at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg from 2005 until 2014.