As founder and CEO of Univercells since its establishment in early 2013 and Exothera since its creation, Hugues has led the company's successful direction and advancement in all activities related to business ventures. Hugues brings more than fifteen years’ expertise as a CEO and serial entrepreneur in the Life Sciences and Biotechnology industries to the our global team of experts. 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.