Lisa Strittmatter joined M Ventures in May 2019 as an Analyst in the Life Sciences team. Lisa recently completed her PhD at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology and the University of Cambridge. In her project, she developed a biochemical technique that helps to investigate and understand the splicing process. Prior to Cambridge, Lisa earned a Diploma in Biochemistry from University of Tübingen, Germany, where she specialized in Immunology and Analytical Chemistry. Alongside her degree, she worked as a working student for Immatics, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical start-up. Lisa has competed in a range of innovation competitions including the Merck Innovation Cup 2018 as part of the life science team. Lisa is based in Amsterdam.