Peter Halwachs has been representing the Vienna Business Agency as a managing director on the Vienna Life Sciences platform LISAvienna since 2010. He particularly focuses on the areas of medical devices and eHealth. As head of the Vienna Business Agency’s life sciences team, he is also involved in strategic decisions on advancing the life sciences in Vienna. Moreover, Peter Halwachs is a member of the supervisory board of the COMET K1 center CBmed for personalized medicine. After completing his studies in electrical engineering at TU Wien, he conducted research into intelligent sensor technology and successfully founded and managed a technology company. In addition to his personal experience as the founder of a start-up, Peter Halwachs can also look back on many years working in development, production, and international sales. He also gained extensive knowledge in patent and license management.