Dr. Marion Jung

Entrepreneur, appointed to represent the BMWK

Marion Jung is an entrepreneur with 25 years of management experience in the life science industry. Most recently, she built up ChromoTek GmbH in Munich as co-founder and managing director and successfully integrated the company after its sale to Proteintech Group (USA). Prior to that, she worked as an investor for life science and medtech start-ups for a leading European venture capital firm. Marion is active in various committees related to innovation and start-ups, most recently in the Innovation Dialogue and the Hightech Forum of the German Federal Government. She holds a PhD in molecular biology from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich under Prof. Svante Pääbo.