Before joining Inserm Transfert, Pascale had led Institut Pasteur’s Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship office since 2011. She has more than 15 years’ experience in the fields of technological innovation in life science and health technology, research transfer and entrepreneurship, and the biotechnology start-up industry. She headed business development at Neurotech, Entomed and AB Science then operational strategy in the sciences and health technology, and ran Ernst & Young activities in France. She also chaired the evaluation committee reviewing “high-market-potential products, technologies or services” at France’s Agence Nationale de la Recherche from 2008 to 2011.
Pascale Augé holds a doctorate in molecular pharmacochemistry, experimental pharmacology and metabolism from Université Paris V, and a chemical engineering degree from the École de Chimie de Strasbourg.