Karine ROSSIGNOL, PharmD, is the Chief Executive Officer of Smart Immune SAS, a T cell medicine clinical stage biotechnology company that she co-founded in 2017 with Pr. Marina Cavazzana and Dr. Isabelle André in July 2017. Karine has more than 25 years management experience in both industry and biomedical research institutes. She was CEO of the French Foundation for Hearing for 3 years and was co-General Secretary of the Imagine Institute of Genetic Diseases for 10 years where she structured, developed, and ensured fundraisings for the institute. As a Doctor of Pharmacy and a HEC Business School graduate, she brings an extended managing experience in setting up large scale operations, both in the public and the private sectors. She has a 12-year international experience in marketing at LVMH, L’Oreal and Chanel.