Niccolò joined Novo Holdings A/S in 2018 as Associate at Novo Seeds.
Prior to joining Novo Holdings, Niccolò was Business Development Officer at Fondazione Telethon, an Italian foundation which finances and conducts research in rare genetic diseases. Here he was responsible for defining commercialisation strategies for Telethon’s most advanced research projects and managing the interaction with VC funds and pharma companies. Niccolò also advised Telethon leadership on several entrepreneurial-related projects.
Niccolò holds a Ph.D. in Biomolecular Sciences from University of Trento in Italy and an MBA from IE Business School in Spain. He also holds a M.Sc. in Medical, Molecular and Cellular Biotechnology from Vita-Salute San Raffaele University in Milan, which was completed within the Dutch biotech company Uniqure.