SciXess®GmbH (Germany) is an independent consulting company, exclusively focused on the Life Sciences Industry (Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Diagnostic and MedTech companies). SciXess®offers hands-on consulting on all aspects of business strategy, including company consulting, patent strategy consulting, IP in- and out-licensing, strategic alliances, joint ventures, mergers & acquisitions and company financing. Basis for our consulting approach is our long lasting experience and our strict industry focus. Providing this in-depth expertise ultimately supports SciXess’ clients in their decision making processes and in identifying the best strategic option. As value generation in the life sciences industry is mainly driven by innovations, the valuation of intellectual property rights and an in-depth analysis of markets and competitors is a central element of any assessment approach and typically SciXess’ starting point to identify your best strategic option and to design a roadmap for you to put this option into practice. We invite you to experience the difference of sciXess® for your business!
We know that Biotech- and Pharma consulting as well as the valuation of innovations and technology driven companies is more than a business, it‘s a mission. That‘s why we are deeply committed to the needs of our clients. SciXess is a true strategic partner focusing on your industry and your special needs.
Dr. Weiss regularly lectures on patent rights and patent valuation at the Medical University Innsbruck. As as an invited speaker of the Academy of the European Patent Officehe gives lectures on patent valuation and the foundation of academic spin-offs. He was consortium leader of the FP6 EU-project “Intellectual Property Right Asset Management” (IPRAM) where he lectured on topics dealing with “Intellectual Property and how to make money out of it.” throughout Europe. He is one of the strategic advisorsof “biocat”(Barcelona, Spain), the Catalonian Biotech Cluster Organization, and coach at the German “Science4Life”and the Austrian “Best of Biotech” business plan competitions.
Since its foundation in 2002, sciXess® GmbH is headed by Dr. Ludwig Weiss.•He has more than 20 years of hands on management experiencein the Life Sciences Industry, combined with a strong scientific background.•In his previous positions - amongst them as CEO of several biotech companies - Dr. Weiss was responsible for numerous licensing agreements, strategic alliances and M&A deals.•He studied Biologyat the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universityin Munich and received his PhD degree at theMax-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry(Martinsried, Germany) where he headed a working group for many years, until he switched from the scientific to the business world.•Before founding his first Biotech company he received a Management Degreeat the University of Augsburg, where he also became a certified Rating Analystthrough a qualification by Standard & Poor’s and the University of Augsburg.•In addition, Dr. Weiss finished a study of international patent and trade mark lawat the University of Applied Sciences in Berlin and a study of patent managementat the Management Center Innsbruck.