Jesus del Valle
Jesus is originally from Havana, Cuba. He graduated as a Physicist from the Technical University of Dresden, obtained his PhD in Biology at the Max Planck Institute in Berlin, and has worked in Life Sciences for more than 20 years. At Bayer he has been working in IT in R&D and M&S roles.
He founded the Bayer open innovation initiative Grants4Apps in 2013, which has since evolved into a digital life sciences accelerator and coworking program with locations in Barcelona, Berlin, Moscow, and Shanghai, and keeps bringing together the startups’ culture with Bayer’s experience.