Roger Meier is a co-founder of Kinarus and a member of the Board of Directors. He is the founder and owner of Clarena Ltd., a company that has been serving corporates and executives in the fields of corporate finance, change management, coaching and HR over many years. He is a board member of PIQUR Therapeutics, Basel. In his early career, he consulted mid to large sized multinational companies at Coopers & Lybrand (later PwC) in the field of financial and risk management. In the 1980’s, he helped the US investment bank Salomon Brothers Inc., in the US, UK and Switzerland to establish a Swiss client base with institutional investors. Prior to this, he worked in securities trading in a Geneva private bank and in Wealth Management at Swiss Bank Corp in Basel. In the past years, Roger has assisted numerous start-up and growth firms in developing their corporate structures and search for funding and talent, and has co-founded several companies. He holds a degree in finance from the University of Applied Sciences in Basel.