Our Team & Board

The Team of EIT Health Germany

Our team combines the knowledge and expertise to continuously support partners in project ideation, project development, liaison management and event management. By implementing its own projects in the region and participating in various strategic health care events regionally and nationally, the EIT Health Germany team creates a fertile environment for growth that creates new companies and jobs in Germany, thus promoting a sustainable health economy in Europe.


EIT Health Germany Team

Dr. Katharina Ladewig

Managing Director
+49 621 764 461-10

Sigrid Koller

Executive Assistant to the Managing Director
+49 621 764 461-10

Dr. Barbara Costa

Business Creation Lead
+49 621 764 461-15

Nandor Gaus

Collaboration Lead
+49 621 764 461-18

Dr. Michael Lüttgen

Liaison Manager Baden-Württemberg
+49 621 764 461-12

Prof. Dr. Jeff Wilkesmann

Education Lead
+49 621 76 44 61-14

Mathis Palm

Business Creation Lead
+49 621 76 44 61-13

Ares Albà Roselló

Accelerator Project Assistant
+49 177 421 9543

Carolin Schanz

Strategic Project Manager
+49 621 764 461-16
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Lena Weller

Communications and Events Lead
+49 621 764 461-11

Bojana Trajkovska

Entrepreneurship Lead
+49 621 764 461-21

EIT Health Germany Supervisory Board

Prof. Dr. Catherine Disselhorst-Klug

Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board, RWTH Aachen

Dr. Torsten Niederdränk

Deputy chairman of the supervisory board, Head Technology Center Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Dr. Volker Lodwig

Deputy chairman of the supervisory board, Roche Diagnostics GmbH (retired)

Prof. Dr. Thomas Rausch

Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Jürgen Schüttler

Friedrich Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Dr. Anna Lisa Picciolo-Lehrke

Head of Global Business Development Neurology UCB Biosciences GmbH

Prof. Dr. Markus Gerhard

Deputy Director, Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene Technical University Munich

Prof. Dr. Freimut Schliess

Director Science & Innovation Profil Institut für Stoffwechselforschung GmbH

Manfred Heinzer

Vice President and General Manager, Amgen Germany

Dr. rer. nat. Christian Münzenmayer

Fraunhofer Gesellschaft

Jobs at EIT Health Germany

The EIT Health Germany team works together on the ROCHE campus in Mannheim and the Research & Education Center on the grounds of the University Hospital Heidelberg. With 11 employees at the moment, we are a heterogeneous team of different characters who share a common ambitious goal: to sustainably improve healthcare in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and across Europe. We give everyone the opportunity to develop their own interests and strengths. Therefore, not only experienced professionals, but also interns, working students and trainees are welcome.


Of course you can also apply proactively at any time. If you believe that you can contribute to the success of EIT Health Germany, we look forward to receiving your application. Please send us your informative unsolicited application only as a complete pdf-file by e-mail to clc.germany@eithealth.eu. In any case, add a complete tabular CV to your application. Please also mention your earliest possible starting date and salary expectations for your unsolicited application.