Innovacell - Biotechnologie


Dr. Ekkehart Steinhuber, CEO

Ekkehart Steinhuber
Dr. Steinhuber


Since 2007, Dr. Ekkehart Steinhuber has been CEO of Innovacell Biotechnologie AG. He possesses a wealth of operational experience from his 25 years of service  in the pharmaceutical division of Sandoz. As a member of the board, he was responsible for production, development, logistics and quality assurance, as well as being head of its sales and distribution companies in Europe, the Far East and Africa – finally leaving as CEO of the Sandoz subsidiary in Hungary. Dr. Steinhuber concluded his studies of social- and economic sciences, at the universities of Innsbruck and Vienna, with a PhD.


Dr. Rainer Marksteiner, CSO

Rainer MarksteinerDr. Marksteiner
  A co-founder of Innovacell Biotechnologie AG, Dr. Rainer Marksteiner is Chief Strategy Officer. Since February 2002, Dr. Marksteiner has been in charge of the company's  research and product development.  Previously he was a research associate in the Institute for Biochemical Pharmacology at the University of Innsbruck, as well as at the Innsbruck skin clinic. Dr. Marksteiner received a diploma with distinction in microbiology at the Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, and in 1999 gained a PhD with distinction in natural sciences. He has numerous publications to his name on the subject of cell therapy.