Peter Seeberger, Max-Planck-Institute Golm, Germany
Peter H. Seeberger was Firmenich Associate Professor (tenured) at MIT and Professor at ETH Zurich before assuming positions as Director at the Max-Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces and Professor at Freie Universität Berlin. He is a member of the governing bodies of the Max-Planck Society and the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences. His research, documented in over 470 journal articles, four books, more than 40 patents, and over 800 invited lectures was recognized with more than 30 international awards. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, a co-founder of the Tesfa-Ilg “Hope for Africa” Foundation and founder of seven successful companies.