Manfred Wolter has been the chairman of the supervisory board of ISAR Bioscience since its foundation. Since 2016 he is head of the Department Innovation, Research, Technology, Digitalization in the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs in Munich. After completing his studies and his doctorate (Dr. rer. oec. publ.), Manfred Wolter began his professional career in 1997 in the Technology Department of the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, before he led the Presidential Office of the Max Planck Society for three years. In 2004 he returned to the Ministry of Economic Affairs, where he initially held a senior position in the budget department. From 2008 to 2011 he was Head of the Minister’s Office, and from June 2011 to October 2016 Head of the Department of Fundamental Issues, Innovation and Technology Policy, Biotechnology, Medical Technology.