Dr. Joan Mir
Entrepreneur in Residence
Joan carried out his Master’s and PhD thesis in the Diabetes and Obesity Laboratory of the research institute IDIBAPS (University of Barcelona). With 10+ years of experience in biomedical research he specialized in the field of diabetes, an age-related disease, and spent the last 4 years working as a Senior Scientist in as Swiss Biotech company. There, he developed advanced 3D cell culture models of diabetes which are already helping to accelerate the development of novel therapies. He has a great interest and passion for science, healthy aging and innovation, and is working on new ideas to bring to the market products that help people enjoy happier, healthier and longer lives.