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Franck Zal,
Chief Executif Officer
Chief Scientific Officer
Dr. Franck Zal, co-founder of the company, brings his internationally recognized scientific expertise to the field of the respiratory pigments of invertebrates. He received his Ph.D. degree with honors in oceanography in 1996 from the University of Paris VI where his doctoral research focused on the structure-function relationships of the annelid extracellular hemoglobin. After his Ph.D. he spent three years abroad as part of his postdoc program, two years at the University of Santa Barbara in California (UCSB), USA and one year at the University of Antwerp. For his work, he received in 2001 the bronze medal of CNRS. Dr.Franck Zal, is the author of over 100 publications in international peer reviewed scientific journals, the author of several patents and he presented his work in numerous international meetings. He was also President of Bretagne Biosciences for several years as well as the head of an academic research group and consequently has a good management practice.

Le Choismier,
Deputy General Manager 

With 30 years of experience in sales, marketing, communication and general management,  Hugues Le Choismier started his career within a french family business, Fournier Dijon, in 1983 and then joined Jonhson & Jonhson as area manager.
In 1989, Hugues strated to work in Bayer Pharma, group where he successively held the positions of sales director (1996-2001) and marketing director (2001-2002). Hugues has an extensive international experience as he was responsible for Nordic and Baltic countries in Leverkusen, worldwide Bayer headquarters (2002-2003) and general manager for  Bayer Pharma in Casablanca, Morocco  (2003-2006). In 2006 Hugues came back to France and held the position of sales, marketing & communication manager in Bayer Diagnostics (2006-2007) ; he combined these duties in 2007 with those of managing director ad interim (2007-2010) 
during the merger with Siemens. 
Before joining Hemarina, Hugues was Chief Operation Officer in Vifor, a swiss company. 
Hugues holds a degree in Financial control.

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