Alice Mattiuzzi

She is the CEO of the company. She received her Ph.D. in Sciences from “Université Libre de Bruxelles” in 2012 under the supervision of Prof. Ivan Jabin. Her research was focused on the development of the X4C technology.

She has a scientific expertise in the two domains that are useful for the technology (organic synthesis and surface modification). Moreover, she has followed training courses at Solvay Entrepreneurs to improve her business expertise.

Ivan Jabin

He is the CSO of the company. He obtained his PhD in Organic Chemistry from “Université Pierre et Marie Curie” (ESPCI-UPMC, Paris) in 1996 and then spent two years as a post-doctoral fellow, first at “Lehigh University” (USA) and then at “Conservatoire National de Paris des Arts et Métiers” (Paris, France). In 1998, he was named an assistant Professor of Chemistry at the “Université du Havre” (France). After eight years, he joined the “Université Libre de Bruxelles” (Belgium) as a full Professor in the Organic Chemistry Laboratory (LCO) of which he is the director.

His current research interests include the design, synthesis and study of novel calixarene-based molecular receptors as well as the use of calixarenes for surface modification. His expertise in calixarene chemistry is recognized internationally. 97 publications, 4 patents and 3 book chapters have been written by Prof. I. Jabin.