|Indiana University - Kelley School of Business, MBA||1996|
|Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg, BBA||1988|
Karlheinz Schmelig is a Partner at CREATHOR VENTURE with focus on the life sciences sector and has been active in the venture capital industry since 1999. He started his venture capital career as an Investment Manager at Technologieholding and later was an Investment Director with 3i.
Prior to his venture capital career, Mr. Schmelig spent ten years in several global management positions with Boehringer Mannheim and F. Hoffmann-La Roche, with seven of those years spent in the USA. During his international career he was responsible for global marketing of biochemical R&D reagents for the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology and the academic R&D market and held leading functions in the field of supply-chain-management and R&D project management for laboratory and point of care diagnostics.