Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
As founder and CEO since its establishment in early 2013, Hugues has led the company’s successful direction and advancement in all activities related to business ventures. He serves as a member on our Board of Directors and heads our Executive Committee. Hugues brings more than fifteen years’ expertise as a CEO and serial entrepreneur in the Life Sciences and Biotechnology industries to the global team of experts at Univercells. Prior to founding Univercells, he acted as CEO at MaSTherCell (a leading CMO for cell therapy), Artelis (an innovator and leader in cell culture process optimization), and Kitozyme (a world leading manufacturer of vegetable chitosan). Hugues sits on the boards of Orgenesis, MaSTherCell, Ovizio, and Vivaldi Biosciences. Hugues Bultot holds a master’s degree in law from UCL, Belgium, an executive master’s degree in business administration from Solvay Business School, Belgium, in tax management from ICHEC in Belgium, and a certification in innovation from MIT’s Sloan School of Management in the United States.