Bioprocess Innovation Leaders Summit Speakers

Leonardo Magneschi

Leonardo Magneschi

Section Head Molecular Biology

Leonardo Magneschi obtained a Ph.D. in Plant and Microbial Biotechnology from Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Italy in 2011. After his Ph.D. he was awarded an Alexander von Humboldt postdoctoral fellowship to investigate biofuel production in algae (2011-2014). Leonardo then undertook a two-year “TOTAL New Energies” industrial project in collaboration with the French Alternative and Atomic Energies Commission (2014-2016). During his career at Ingenza Ltd (2016 – present), Leonardo has been directly involved in a multitude of customer projects, ranging from pharma, biofuels and renewable materials applications in both prokaryotic and eukaryotic hosts. Leonardo has published 17 papers and submitted four international patents.