Andrea Pfeifer

AC Immune
CEO, AC Immune

Dr. Andrea Pfeifer co-founded AC Immune in 2003 and serves as CEO. Dr. Pfeifer is a member of the WEF Global Agenda Council and was nominated as Swiss Entrepreneur of the Year.  She previously headed Nestlé’s Global Research function. She also is a professor at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland. Dr. Pfeifer completed her doctoral studies in Pharmacy and Pharmacology at the University of Würzburg, Germany, and she has published more than 200 papers and abstracts in leading scientific journals.