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Thursday, 6 October 2022

Vital Topics with Sean Marett

At this Vital Topics event we will be joined by Sean Meratt, Chief Business and Commercial Officer, BioNTech, who will discuss how to build a business for innovation.

Event Time
6 Oct 17:30 - 6 Oct 19:00
Event Location
Alliance Manchester Business School (online also available)
Event Type

This Vital Topics lecture will be given by Sean Marett, Chief Business and Commercial Officer, BioNTech.

Sean will be discussing 'The BioNTech approach: How to build a business for innovation'.

Sean Marett

Sean joined BioNTech in 2012. Prior to that, he worked in global strategic and regional marketing and sales roles at GlaxoSmithKline in the United States and Pfizer in Europe, before taking business development executive roles at Evotec and Lorantis, the latter of which he helped to successfully sell to Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. He has successfully executed complex licensing transactions with large pharmaceutical companies, negotiated M&A transactions and raised finance from investors. He is passionate about disrupting the treatment of cancer.

Sean holds a BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry from Kings College London and an MBA from Alliance Manchester Business School.

There will be refreshments served with an opportunity for networking before the lecture from 4:45pm.

Sponsored by DWF, Vital Topics is Alliance MBS' series of prestigious business lectures, bringing powerful ideas and original thinking to audiences from the Manchester city-region and beyond.

Find out more about Vital Topics here.


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