Brian B. RUDKIN, PhD
CSO / Founder
Email: brian.rudkin (at]

Founder of, in addition to performing basic research at the national and international level, coordinating several EU projects, Dr. RUDKIN has been at the heart of innovation in the Rhône-Alpes Region of France since 1991, helping to structure the accompanying of innovative projects over the years.

As President of the annual event “Crossroads of Innovation” from 1999-2004 in the context of the Rhone-Alps Future Foundation and within the investment committee of the Regional incubator, CREALYS from 1999-2014, and the organizing committee of Bio-Forum Shanghai since 2009, he has favored the translation of discoveries to the market.

Dr. RUDKIN has engineered or catalyzed the creation or development of several technology companies in France, Europe, China and USA including two stemming from his own research.