Founder, Director, Orphanhealthcare
Frank is founder and director of the charitable foundation Orphanhealthcare and cofounder of Orphanbiotec AG, a for social profit pharma-company. After studying veterinary medicine in Hanover and Sydney and his doctoral studies in human physiology at ETH und University of Zurich he has worked several years as practitioner and the pharmaceutical industry in management tasks. He continued his education on natural drugs and from 2014-2015 he was a free lecturer in Pharmaceutical Sciences at the ETH Zurich. Since he is leading the network of Orphanhealthcare, the organization has been elected to the Winner of SEIF Social Entrepreneurship Startup Award 2011 and Co-Nominee of W.A.DeVigier Prize 2013 as well as the Ashoka Impact Program 2014. The company has won twice a Swiss CTI-Grant for innovative research and development.