Since 2013 Dr. Matthias Kalbus has supported the TGFS team with his knowledge in the field of corporate finance and product innovation. He is responsible for financing and supporting young technology companies in the Dresden region. Prior to joining TGFS, Matthias Kalbus was an account manager at Sparkasse Dresden, working within a specialized high-tech team dedicated to providing debt financing to startups and medium-sized firms in the technology sector. Before this time, he obtained relevant qualifications in this field by completing a two-year program in management.
Prior to his career at Sparkasse, Matthias Kalbus pursued basic research in the field of medical biochemistry. He obtained his Ph.D in experimental biochemistry, set up a laboratory in immunology and protein chemistry and completed a post-doc in autoimmune pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis. Matthias Kalbus obtained a degree in chemistry and biochemistry from the Technical University of Braunschweig and Tübingen University.