Ute Mercker

Ute Mercker, a seasoned Venture Capital executive with more than 20 years’ experience, serves as Prokuristin / Investment Director at IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft. Since 1997 she is overseeing the Life Science portfolio of the regional venture capital funds of Berlin. She managed investments into companies such as Jerini (IPO 2005, USD 521 acquired by Shire in 2008), Scienion (Secondary 2016), Scopis (2017 sale to Stryker), EternyGen and Selfapy, in most cases serving on the supervisory boards of these companies, too. Ute Mercker holds an MBA from the Freie Universität Berlin.