With a background in finance and long-standing experience in the pharmaceutical industry, Christoph Rentsch brings a profound knowledge of the international public and private funding markets to Santhera.
Christoph started his career in investment banking at Credit Suisse. Subsequently, he worked in various senior management functions for the Alusuisse-Lonza Group both in Switzerland and in the USA. As Head of Group Funding and Capital Markets at Roche, he was responsible for all finance transactions on group level for more than 8 years. In 2003, he became partner of Caperis Ltd, an investment advisory and management firm, before joining privately held Polyphor as CFO, where he supported the company in key stages of its development.
Christoph joined Santhera in 2015. He holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Applied Sciences, Basel.