Dr. Dominik A. Lysek
MChem - CEO
Founder, CEO and executive board member of credentis
Dominik Lysek founded credentis in January 2010, dedicating a substantial share of his personal wealth to the venture. Before that, he worked as Clinical Trial Manager for Geistlich Pharma (bone regeneration) and Auris Medical (pharmaceutical therapy of inner ear disorders and tinnitus).
Dominik Lysek combines extensive knowledge in chemistry, dental/oral biology and the development of medical devices with an excellent network of key opinion leaders in the dental field.
Dominik Lysek studied chemistry at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and earned his doctorate in the group of Prof. Dr. Kurt Wüthrich at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich.
Chemiker FH, MAS B&E - COO
Michael Hug joined credentis in January 2011. He studied biochemistry at the University of Applied Sciences in Winterthur, and earned his MAS in Business & Engineering at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts.
Michael Hug worked several years in the R&D of medical devices (bone an tissue regeneration) and in contract manufacturing (aseptic processing) in operational and quality related positions. He combines the profound knowledge of the development of medical devices with production and quality/regulatory aspects.
As COO of credentis ag, Michael Hug is responsible for production, supply chain management and regulatory within credentis.
Dr. Karin Schulze
Dipl. Bio. - Head of Quality and Regulatory
Karin Schulze joined credentis ag in February 2021 as Head of Quality and Regulatory.
She studied Biology in Stuttgart and holds a PhD in Biology from Technical University Munich and Max-Planck-Institute for Biochemistry in Martinsried, Germany.
Karin Schulze worked more then 17 years as auditor for a swiss certification body and led the notified body department. She conducted numerous conformity assessments of medical devices and held responsibility for CE certification decisions. After 3 years working as consultant she joined credentis ag.
In addition to her product expertise, she has extensive knowledge of Quality Management Systems, covering all aspects of developing, training, implementing and maintaining ISO 13485 certification and auditing against harmonized standards.
Karin is a well-recognized medtech expert with extensive knowledge in the field of medical devices. She is responsible for the quality and regulatory compliance at credentis.
M.Sc. Humanbiology - Clinical Trial Manager
Claudine Bommer studied a medical orientated field of biology at University of Zurich.
She has an extensive knowledge of analytics as well as quality and safety management for the reason of working several years in the pharmaceutical industry. In addition, early in her carrier she could take responsibility as a Project Manager of a biological medicine to be under development within a world-wide leading pharmaceutical company.
In March 2012 she joined the credentis team. As Clinical Trial Manager she is responsible for the coordination and realisation of clinical trials.
Dr. Stefan Buchloh
Dipl. Min. - Product Manager
Stefan Buchloh finished his diploma in mineralogy - crystallography with a work about dental materials. He continued his specialization and earned his doctorate researching biocompatible materials at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich.
With over 17 years of experience as product manager in international medical device companies and profound knowledge of biomaterials, he has an in-depth cognizance of the medical device market and its marketing needs. Since May 2014 he has been part of the credentis team and is responsible for product management.
MSc - Supply Chain Manager
Barbara Hochstrasser studied molecular bioanalytics at the FHNW and holds a Master in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Linköping (Sweden).
Even before for her studies she gained experience in the production of medical devices. Barbara focused on and extended her knowledge in quality management during her studies. She has been part of credentis since 2019 and is responsible for various projects in supply chain management and quality management.
MSc. - Junior Manager Business Development and Formulation
Adriana Euler studied bioanalytics at the FHNW Muttenz and holds a master's degree in molecular and cell biology from the University of Zurich
She joined the team in April 2020 as Junior Manager Business Development and Formulation.
Joana Simões studied bioengineering at the Coimbra Polytechnic Institute in Portugal.
Joana Simões is an experienced chemist, innovator and formulator. She has experience ranging from pharmaceuticals to global cosmetics companies. At credentis she is responsible for the development of new product formulations and compliance.