Genomic Vision is a molecular diagnostics and technology company specialized in the development of single DNA detection tools for research and in vitro diagnostics
Elisabeth Ourliac, LLB(Hons), MBA - President
Elisabeth Ourliac is Vice President Strategy at Airbus , the leading aircraft manufacturer. Prior to this role, Elisabeth was Head of Audit and Risk for Airbus , responsible towards the audit committee of the Board (British Aerospace and EADS shareholders). Elisabeth began her professional career in an Audit firm and joined shortly after Aerospatiale, the French aerospace company which cofounded Airbus . She held various senior executive positions -eg Controller for the commercial aircraft division- in which she directly contributed to the restructuring of the European Aeronautical Industry with the merge of Aerospatiale/Matra and the creation of EADS She then closely contributed to the integration of the Airbus Company between the industrial players of the 4 nations (France, Germany, UK and Spain).
Elisabeth speaks three languages ( French, English and German ). She holds a Master of Business Administration from the Toulouse Business School, majoring in Finance. Additionally she holds a Bachelor in law from the University of Toulouse.
She is the chairman of the board of IAE (School of management of the University of Toulouse), Administrator of the Toulouse Business School foundation and plays an active role in connecting the higher education institutions with the business world and its industrial actors.
Elisabeth is a Member of the “Centre d’Etudes et de Prospective Strategique “ and co-chairs the Toulouse chapter.
She is also a Member of IAWA (international Aviation Women Association) and of ” Institut Français des Administrateurs “.
Elisabeth was awarded Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur in 2010.
Stéphane Verdood, M.Sc., MBA - Vice-President
Currently a Partner at Vesalius Biocapital, Stéphane Verdood has 25 years’ experience as a Business Consultant in the healthcare, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. He co-founded Value for Growth in 2001 as a venture coach for mainly young biotechnology companies and has assisted more than 10 start-up companies in fundraising. Stéphane worked for more than 15 years at Arthur Andersen as a business consultant to the pharmaceutical industry. He successfully merged and reorganized hospitals in Europe and re-structured European pharmaceutical companies in the areas of R&D, distribution and sales. In 1995 he founded Andersen Business Consulting in Belgium.
Stéphane holds a M.Sc. in commercial engineering as well as a MBA from the University of Leuven.
Tamar Saraga - Member
Currently as International Executive Advisor in Mergers & Acquisitions and Strategy, Tamar Saraga is helping Corporations and Startups to improve their operations and grow their business in cross-border Mergers & Acquisitions, Strategy, Scouting and EMEA Business Development. She is also an advisor and mentor in several Startups Accelerators.
With a proven experience of 25 years in the High Technology Industry in international executive positions, she is a former executive of Oracle Corporation where she spent 15 years (1996-2011), lately as Europe, Middle East and Africa M&A and Strategy Senior Director and previously as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of ORACLE France. Tamar has led dozens of local and cross-borders M&A projects to success since 2004 and has managed the multi years Strategic Plan for Oracle EMEA from the definition phase up to the follow up of its execution across 60 countries and among the 22000 employees of the organization generating 11.5B$ revenue per year.
Tamar is graduated from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology with a B.Sc degree in Computer Sciences and Information Systems.