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The In‍‍‍cuvers Team

Dr. Andrew ‍‍‍Pelling‍‍‍

Co-Founder & Director‍‍‍

Dr. Charles Cuerrier‍‍‍‍‍‍

Co-Founder & D‍‍‍irector

Dr. Seba‍‍‍stian Hadjiantoniou

CEO & Co-Founder‍‍‍‍‍‍

Sebastian acquired his MSc in neuroscience from Kings College London and his PhD in cell biology from the University of Ottawa. He's driven by how democratizing cell biology will drive the next generation of discoveries. He's also an avid ultra long distance cyclist and has an undying love for captain Jean-Luc Picard.‍‍‍

Andrew is a Canada Research chair and professor at the University of Ottawa. He was named Senior TED Fellow for his internationally acclaimed work which has led to multiple spinoff ventures from his lab. When he's not in the lab or in board meetings, you can find him rummaging through your garbage for old parts to build and hack it into new garbage.‍‍‍

Charles has a PhD in pharmacology and is CEO of Spiderwort Inc., a revolutionary new biomaterial company. He is a serial entrepre‍‍‍neur and has extensive experience with early stage startup development.   When he's not starting a new company, you can find him spending time with his children, teaching them how to start a new company.‍‍‍


Mark Kershey‍‍‍

Mark is a serial entrepreneur who thrives off creating great companies. He Co-founded Spartan Bioscience leading the team to a multi million dollar financing. As president of magnitude partners, Mark brings extensive experience in business planning, corporate development and financial investments.        


‍‍‍‍‍‍‍‍‍ Dane Be‍‍‍dward

Dane is the founder of NeuroBot Inc., He helps biopharmaceutical and medical device businesses with strategic guidance and financing. Throughout his career, Dane has worked with companies including Nordion, Johnson&Johnson and Genzyme holding positions such as director of marketing and president. His wealth of experience makes him an indispensable asset to Incuvers.