Please contact:

Sabine Schneider (Sekretariat)
Theodor-Heuss-Allee 25
60486 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49(0)69 7564-341

Business Network for Women in Life Sciences

 We are a group of  woman managers in

  • biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies
  • biotechnology-associated companies like venture capital, managemant consultancies and service providers
  • universities, research institutions, associations...

The Business Network for Women in Life Sciences was founded in 2002 under coordination of  VBU - Vereinigung Deutscher Biotechnologie-Unternehmen (Association of German Biotechnology Companies) and DECHEMA e. V.

Since October 2018, Dr. Susanne Simon (TROCKLE Consulting, Stäfa / Zurich, Switzerland) manages the Business Network.  Vice Chairs are Dr. Helge Lubenow (Agos Consulting) und Dr. Anna Katharina Heide (RUHR-IP Patentanwälte).

 Simon Susanne          
Dr. Susanne Simon
(TROCKLE Consulting, Stäfa/Zurich, CH)


The Business Network meets twice a year, discussing various scientific and management-relevant topics (carreer, communication, funding, marketing, international business, etc).


Join us at  Xing or visit our next meeting.

Detailed information is given on the German language VBU webpage.