Who We Are

Jeannette Werner, PhD

Vice President Research & Development

Jeannette leads Epimune's in-vitro diagnostic (IVD) test development. Jeannette is a molecular biologist by training and obtained her PhD at the Technical University, Berlin. Before joining Epimune, she was responsible for the R&D activities at Epiontis.

Janika Schulze, MS

Research Scientist

Janika is in charge of Epimune's R&D activities. Janika spent 8 years at Epiontis' R&D department being responsible for assay development.  She is finishing her PhD degree at Humbold University, Berlin and spent an extended research stay at Stanford University, CA, USA.

Christoph Sachsenmaier, PhD

Vice President Business Development

Christoph is responsible for Epimune's strategic business development activities. Before joining Epimune, he served as a business development executive at ApoCell, Beckman Coulter Genomics, Epigenomics and ProQinase. Christoph runs his own business development consulting firm in Berlin, Germany.

Helge Riemer

Managing Director & CFO

Helge manages Epimune's finances. He is also acting Managing Director of Epimune. Helge joins Epimune after having spent 7 years as CFO at Epiontis. Before that, Helge worked for several companies in the biotech and automotive industry and also co-founded his own IT company.


Epimune is supported by experts from the life science and healthcare industry, high-profile academic researchers and senior advisors with extensive experience in clinical practise, regulatory affairs and finance.