Nxera Team


Our management team, board and scientific advisory board have vast experience in the global pharma industry and provide a wealth of expertise.

Dr. Roberto Solari

Roberto is a Visiting Professor at NHLI and chairs the Imperial College Confidence in Concept programme. He is a cell biologist and before joining Imperial he was Vice President and head of Biology in the respiratory therapy area at GSK. He also spent four years as CEO of MRCT, the technology transfer arm of the MRC, where he was involved in the commercial translation of MRC research and helped the creation of spinout companies such as Heptares Therapeutics. He has served as an advisor to a number of venture capital companies and is currently a Venture Partner with Brandon Capital Partners, an life sciences venture capital investor. He has served on the board of several biotechnology companies. Roberto obtained a PhD from Nottingham University in 1981 and went on to do two post-docs at the University of Lausanne and the University of Liverpool before joining Glaxo in 1986.