Dr. Michael Tobias Stumpp


Chief Operating Officer

Dr. Michael Tobias Stumpp is Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Molecular Partners. Dr. Stumpp is a co-founder of Molecular Partners and before assuming the role of the COO, he was Chief Scientific Officer of the company. Dr. Stumpp was part of the team working on designed repeat proteins as next generation protein drugs at University of Zurich that also invented the DARPin® technology, for which he received his PhD from the University of Zurich. Since Molecular Partners’ inception, he also oversaw the DARPin® pipeline. Dr. Stumpp started his scientific career at the ETH Zurich and then progressed to the Imperial College London and the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Dr. Stumpp published his research in many international peer reviewed scientific journals and presented his findings at numerous congresses.