Sven Wagner studied biology and earned his doctorate in neuro-oncology. Before switching to Sartorius, he was Project Manager at the ARTISS GmbH, a stem cell company in Hanover, and Head of R&D at the Goettingen-based biotech company In Vitro Systems & Services. He started at Sartorius in 2009 as a Product Manager, before taking over responsibility as Director of Marketing for Lab Cell Culture Technologies. He transferred to Business Development in 2011, where he was in charge of major integration and acquisition projects. In 2014 Dr. Sven Wagner was appointed Head of Business Development. In addition he is Managing Director of Sartorius‘ non-profit organisation Life Science Factory.