About us

Fundamenta Life Sciences – Consulting for Innovative Companies in Challenging markets

Company Strategy – Business Development –Technology assessment – Financial Transaction

There is no blueprint for a targeted development of a life science company to market and financial success. Indentification of the right market segment with the right product idea in life science is challenging and a high financial risk. It is our mission to minimize the risks for our clients by employing the synergistic industrial experience of the fundamenta management partners.


Our team consists of experts in the life science industry to help you find your way to a successful business.

Dr. Stefan

Dr. Stefan Müllner studied at Frankfurt/M. University, and holds e Diploma in Chemistry and Ph.D. in Biochemistry. After his postdoc in the US he started his industrial career at Hoechst Pharma and Corporate Research. Then he moved to Henkel as VP Enzyme Technology. After spending three years in the Venture Capital industry, he joined the management board of Protagen where he served as CEO until 2016. Stefan developed highly specialized biotech service businesses to global technology leadership, and now supports technology companies and investors to identify the most attractive products and service businesses for a successful business strategy.

Dr. Rolf

Dr. Rolf Witte, holds a doctoral degree from law school, and a Diploma in Business Administration, of the University of Göttingen, Germany. He started his industrial career in the reinsurance business at Hannover Rück, was CEO of Pegasus AG, a stock traded holding company strongly anchored in the textile segment, and started his professional activities in the biotech field in 1997. Since then, Rolf held several positions as CFO, CEO, and Supervisory Board Member in biotech, medtech as well as clean-tech companies. Rolf's strong operational background guarantees for fast, pragmatic and business oriented financial planning, contract negotiations and execution of transactions.

Dr. Rainer

Dr. Rainer Metzger holds a Diploma in natural sciences and genetics and a PhD in Biology and Pharmacology from the University of Heidelberg. He has started with Molecular Devices and founded several biotech companies before he has worked in executive and global positions for Roche Diagnostics / Pharma and Leica Biosystems / Danaher to lead pharma co-development programs. At Qiagen Rainer was leading global companion diagnostics and Pharma partnership programs. Rainer has an undisputed strength in business development and transaction management supported by an extraordinary network and in-depth knowledge of the interface between the Diagnostic and Pharmaceutical Industry.

What we do

Providing strategy and business development support for companies and investors in all areas of life sciences, i.e. biotech, pharma, diagnostic, medtech, and bioengineering / processing

Implement partnering-related activities based on sound business intelligence and technology evaluation to support the strategic goals of our clients Build a trustful and sustainable relationship with our partners to deliver best value for our clients

Use our dedicated network and experience in all relevant areas of the life science businesses, i.e. contracts & licensing, occupational right, financing & transactions & due diligence, technology & intellectual property, as well as business development, marketing, sales, PR & IR

Can present an attractive list of references of customers and transactions in Europe and the US.


Oct 2017

Aug 2017


fundamenta Life Science
Düsseldorf Office:

Max-Planck-Str. 15a
40699 Erkrath

+49 (0)211 617 851 11

+49 (0)211 617 851 51

Munich Office:

Saarburgstr. 13i
86899 Landsberg am Lech

+49 (0)173 6174706



fundamenta Life Science GmbH
Max-Planck-Str. 15a
Erkrath, 40699