Nadine is a synthetic biologist and passionate about designing life through genetic engineering. She received her Master Degree in Life Science & Technology from Delft University of Technology and is currently pursuing her PhD at INSERM in Paris where she works on drug discovery for tuberculosis. In parallel to her scientific work, she is actively bridging the world of science with the business and society.
In 2011, she co-founded science communication agency Science Matters to support scientific institutions with the communication of their research to the public and develop education to enthuse both children and adults about science. More recently, she serves as Vice President of Hello Tomorrow, a Paris-based non-profit organisation that helps science entrepreneurs in their journey to bringing laboratory inventions to the market.