Meet the InVivo Team
Our team of experts with over 20 years of experience in protein production are available to customers and their projects at any time. For every question InVivo has a specialist in house to guarantee cost-effective and high-quality services. The focus is to find unique and comprehensive solutions by our team of experts for each individual project and supporting the customer in all requirements.
We look forward to supervising your project.
Dr. Nils Morgenthaler
MBA - Managing Director
About Dr. Nils Morgenthaler
Dr. Nils Morgenthaler studied medicine at the University of Ulm and wrote his academic thesis in endocrinology. He completed his training at the university hospitals of Ulm and Leipzig, and at King’s College Hospital in London, specializing in internal medicine.
He left clinical medicine in 1997 to work for BRAHMS GmbH and played a key role in bringing novel in vitro diagnostic assays from bench to bedside, including TSH-receptor autoantibodies, Procalcitonin and Copeptin. After getting an executive MBA from the University of Potsdam, he became General Manager for GILUPI GmbH, and subsequently, Vice President for Clinical Business Development at BRUKER Daltonics in Bremen. He joined InVivo Biotech Services as General Manager in 2017.
Dr. Morgenthaler has more than 20 years of management experience in the diagnostic industry, and a long track record of research collaborations, with over 200 scientific publications covering the fields of endocrinology/diabetes, infectious diseases/sepsis, cardiology and oncology.
Head of Antibody and Protein Production
About CATERINA FARNLEITNER
Caterina holds a Master´s degree in Chemistry with a specialization in Biochemistry and Protein production. Caterina has proudly represented InVivo’s Marketing and Business Development department for more than 10 years. She managed acquisitions, contributed to market outreach and optimized internal functions. 2019 onwards, she absorbs process control responsibilities in Antibody and Protein production while continuing as the chief consult for expanding InVivo’s business internationally.
Dr. Tim Welsink
Head of R&D Services
About Dr. Tim Welsink
Head of Kits & Consumables
About Jennifer Suhr
Dr. Julia Knospe
Sales & Customer Service
About Dr. Julia Knospe
Julia completed her studies in 2010 as a biologist at the Freie Universität Berlin with a focus on genetics and molecular biology. During her doctoral thesis at the Max-Planck-Institute for molecular genetics she worked with DNA-encoded chemical libraries. She joined InVivo in 2015 and has worked both in the R&D Department and in Sales & Customer Service. In her present role as employee of Customer Service and Sales team, Julia is in-charge of key customers and new acquisitions in the DACH Region. Apart from customers, she also handles an umbrella of responsibilities under marketing as well as internal processes.
Sales & Customer Service
About Sandra Dittmann
Sandra acquired a Diploma in Biotech Engineering as well as her Masters of Science in Drug Development from the University of Karlsruhe, Germany and Strasbourg (France). She spent close to 9 months in Ipswich, USA as a part of her Diploma Thesis and holds additional experience of close to 6 years in laboratory research. She joined InVivo in 2019 to support a growing base of customers in the DACH and North American Region. In addition to being a key member of the Customer Service team, she is in-charge of InVivo’s social media engagement and represents the team in networking events.
Senior Scientist and Immuno Assay Specialist