Dr. Andrus Tasa (PhD in Microbiology) is the Chairman of the Management Board. He started his career as a researcher in the University of Tartu and continued in the university administration. His responsibilities included R&D management, innovation, foreign relations, protection of the University’s intellectual property, and orchestration and conduction of large development projects at the University. 15 years ago he finished his academic career and continued in private businesses. Since then he has been an owner and also been managing various companies in the field of life sciences, chemistry, medicine, business development and the real estate. He is a Chairman of the Board of Competence Centre of Health Technologies and the Member of the Board of Tartu Biotechnology Park.