Meet the Team

Christian Simm
Christian Simm
CEO
(415) 604-9799
Laura E
Laura Erickson
Associate Director
(415) 604-9784
Sophie L
Sophie Lamparter
Associate Director
(415) 604-9778
Anne Amis
Head of Finance & Operations
(415) 604-9776
Caitlin Miller
Accounting Assistant
(415) 604-9771
Sarah Chapatte
Facilities & Operations Manager
(415) 604-9777
Melanie Girard
Mélanie Girard
Receptionist
(415) 604-9785
Benjamin Bollmann
Benjamin Bollmann
Head of Science Programs & University Affairs
(415) 604-9782
Birgit Coleman
Connections Explorer
(415) 604-9775
Sheila Fakurnejad
Project Manager, Interdisciplinary Programs
(415) 604-9787
mary ellyn
Mary Ellyn Johnson
Head of Exhibitions
(415) 604-9779
Eryk Salvaggio
Eryk Salvaggio
Events & Social Communications Manager
(207) 604-6617
Julia Kuhn Mirza
Senior Communications Manager
(415) 604-9773
Sylvain Bernard
Project Manager
(415) 604-9781
Emina R
Emina Reissinger
Head of Partnerships
(415) 604-9789
Steven J. Reading
Head of Corporate Innovation & Startup Development
(415) 604-9783
Franziska Steiner
Franziska Steiner
Innovation Associate
dominic sutter
Dominic Sutter
Startup Program Manager
(415) 604-9774
Chante Brown
Chante Brown
Junior Operations Project Manager
(415) 604-9788
Edouard Reat Noch
Communications Coordinator
(415) 604 9780
Leslie Bent
Leslie Bent
Communications Coordinator
(415) 604-9795

Fellow

Andrina Beuggert
Andrina Beuggert
Mercator Fellow on Humanitarian Innovation
(707) 606-9713

Special Advisor

Helmut
Helmut Traitler
Senior Innovation Connector

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