During the last 30 years, Neil Goldsmith has founded fourteen ventures in five countries or has been instrumental in their early development. Among them are companies like synthetic biology company Evolva, listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange; Personal Chemistry (now Biotage), and TopoTarget. Neil received a first-class BA Honours degree in Zoology from Balliol College, University of Oxford. He lives in Delémont and Copenhagen. He is about to build a set of new companies and collaborates with BaselArea.swiss accelerator program BaseLaunch as Director Strategy.