Maximon is a longevity company builder based in Zug, Switzerland, with the vision to become a leading player in the field of longevity and healthy lifespan by empowering entrepreneurs to build impactful, sciencebased and scalable companies providing healthy aging and rejuvenation solutions.
Maximon provides entrepreneurs with substantial funding and a strong, global network of investors and health-tech entrepreneurs. As an industry-specific company builder with a team of experienced experts and outstanding entrepreneurs, Maximon enables founders to focus on executing business ideas by also giving them access to top talent, integrated services, best-practice processes and industry expertise.
As our Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) you are responsible for:
Performing significant scientific research projects as the head of scientific research operations at our longevity company builder and our ventures
Envisioning and developing research capabilities and validating the utility of research products
Driving innovation based on latest research in the field
Working closely with the partners and scientific advisory board at Maximon to determine research and development strategies
Engaging in corporate business initiatives, including financial and strategic campaigns, key collaborations and partnerships
Strong academic background in the fields of cellular or molecular biology (ideally with a PhD focusing on aging, longevity, or increasing health and life spans)
Additional industry-specific experience at a consultancy or incubator would be an add-on but not a must
Always among the top performers of your peer group, whether at university or on the job
Entrepreneurial minded scientist who is flexible and performs well under pressure
Result-oriented working style and strong analytical and conceptual skills
Team player with experience collaborating with cross-functional teams
Passion for longevity and being part of a company with the aim to increase health and life spans
With us as a strong partner by your side:
As our CSO, you are building Maximon together with us from day one. You profit from working with three successful and well-known serial entrepreneurs who have co-founded over 20 companies, accompanied 3 IPOs and have raised more than EUR 2bn. On top of that you will cooperate with the brightest (researcher) minds within longevity, who will also serve as board and team members within our company. As a crucial part of our organization, you enjoy a very attractive equity package and a competitive salary.