Joerg Landwehr, PhD
Managing Partner & Founder



CV Jörg Landwehr

Jörg Landwehr is a Lisbon (Portugal) based Managing & Founding Partner of ActeaVentures GmbH.

Jörg is a BD&L professional with over 20 years of relevant experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. He has in-depth insight in the areas of research, competitor analysis, revenue forecasting, project valuation, market analytics and business development & licensing.

Before co-founding ActeaVentures, Jörg run Actea Partnering, a BD&L advisory firm for life science projects.

He previously served as BD&L Director at PharmaMar (Madrid, Spain), a leading European biotech company focusing on the discovery, development and commercialization of marine-derived anticancer compounds.

Prior to his assignment at PharmaMar, he worked for 14 years at Hoffmann-La Roche (Basel, Switzerland), initially in R&D roles before joining Roche’s Strategic Marketing Group, being there responsible for all revenue forecasting, project valuation, market research, competitive intelligence and business analytics for Herceptin, one of Roche’s premium brands and major business drivers. 

Jörg received his PhD for his research carried out at the University Hospital Basel (Switzerland) where his work in molecular endocrinology focused on the cloning and characterization of a novel insulin-like growth factor binding protein. Before his PhD studies, Jörg graduated from the University of Freiburg (Germany) with a degree in cell biology, biochemistry and genetics