Michael Pitzner is General Counsel and Compliance Officer, Senior Vice President of Legal and Business Development at Molecular Partners. He joined the company in November 2022. Prior to joining the team, Michael worked at Novartis Pharma as Global Head Legal for Biologics, Cell & Gene and Contract Manufacturing Organization. Michael also served as Senior Vice President, Head of Legal Affairs and Human Resources at Evolva, a SIX Swiss listed nutrition/life science company in the Basel area. He has a background in private practice in Denmark where he was partner at a leading law firm, Kromann Reumert, co-heading the Healthcare Practice Group. Michael holds a Master of Law from Copenhagen University and a LL.M. in European Intellectual Property Law from Stockholm University.