Alexandre Zanghellini

Alexandre Zanghellini – Chief Executive Officer


Alexandre Zanghellini co-founded Arzeda and currently serves as its Chief Executive Officer. He leads Arzeda’s product and technology development  and is responsible for day-to-day operations. Alex is one of the key inventors of Arzeda’s synthetic biology platform for novel enzyme and metabolic pathway design and is a keen believer in the power of biotechnology to solve some of our biggest societal challenges. Before founding Arzeda, Alex held positions in research and development both in academia and industry. He holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the University of Washington in Seattle, a M.Sc. Eng. in computer engineering from ENSTA/ParisTech and a MS in computer science from the University of Paris Pierre et Marie Curie/Paris VI.