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Stephan Herrera

Vice President, Strategy and Public Affairs


Stephan Herrera is VP, Strategy & Public Affairs at Basel, Switzerland-based Evolva, which is brewing up next-gen health, wellness, and nutrition ingredients via yeast fermentation. Herrera is based in Evolva's Bay Area office.

Prior to Evolva, Herrera worked in IR/PR at Nektar Therapeutics and Sirna Therapeutics.

Prior to his operational roles in biotech, Herrera was a reporter and editor who specialized in the global business, science and politics of biotechnology, industrial biotech, and nanotechnology, holding staff reporting & editing gigs at leading magazines such as Forbes, Red Herring, and Nature Biotechnology. He was also a longtime contributor to the Economist and a contributing editor at MIT Technology Review.

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