Matthias joined M Ventures as an analyst in the Life Sciences team in November 2019. He holds a PhD degree in pharmaceutical sciences and worked as post-doc in the Center for Biopharmaceuticals at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark. As part of his PhD projects, he developed a new technical approach that combines electrophysiology and fluorescence microscopy to study ion channels in unprecedented detail. Prior to that, Matthias worked at the Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry in Munich, Germany, to complete his Master’s degree in neuroscience. Previous roles also include research stays in Hawaii and Seattle as well as working as a pharmacist in Germany. Matthias is based in Amsterdam.