Head of inQlab, BioM Biotech Cluster Development GmbH, Germany
Petra Burgstaller is Head of InQlab at BioM, the cluster management organisation of the Bavarian biotech industry. She has been responsible for start-up and founder’s support at BioM since 2007, currently co-managing BioM’s virtual incubator InQlab.
After obtaining her PhD in biochemistry, Petra served in several research and management positions in both the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry as well as biotech start-ups in the US and Germany.
Knowing both sides of the table, but really enjoying the start-up experience, Petra is passionate about supporting budding entrepreneurs and newly founded companies to navigate their start-up journey. She is dedicated to help the Bavarian start-up ecosystem to continue to thrive and grow.