Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer, New Culture
Originally from beautiful Split, Croatia, Inja received her PhD from Cambridge University in molecular and synthetic biology and masters from ETH Zurich in biophysics and protein structure. After completing further academic research, she worked in analytical consulting in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries before joining Matt Gibson to co-found New Culture as part of IndieBio, the world’s leading biotech start-up accelerator. Inja also led social impact projects in Mozambique and Tanzania and was awarded a national scholarship from the Croatian Ministry of Science, Education, and Sports as an undergrad in Zagreb. She is a devoted foodie, former dancer and badminton player, and a data geek to the core.