4+ years executive experience, managing strategic objectives of a medium sized company in Zürich, reporting to the CEO and board of directors. Company eventually sold in 2009. 15+ years experience in 3 dimensional multi cell systems on MEA/CMOS MEA with closed loop monitoring i.e. a reflex arc on chip, 2 photon microscopy, hardware design, optics, control, imaging and wavefront shaping. M.Sc and PhD studies in theoretical Physics (Lagos & Umeå), physics & neuroengineering (ETH Zürich), computational neuroscience (Imperial College, London ). He has worked in 5 countries, 3 continents and speaks 5 languages.