Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Aymeric Sallin is the Founder and CEO of NanoDimension, a nanotechnology-focused venture capital firm, with offices in Menlo Park, California and Zurich, Switzerland. Since 2002, Aymeric has actively promoted nanotechnology around the world, receiving the "NSTI Fellow Award" and "2012 EPFL Alumni award" for "his entrepreneurial spirit, his dedication and exceptional contribution to the field of nanotechnology". Recognized as a nanotechnology and innovation leader, Aymeric works closely with the business, government and academic communities. In fall 2010, former Gov. Schwarzenegger honored him as one of the 20 leaders of Silicon Valley joining The Silicon Valley Trade Mission to Russia to meet with the leaders of Russian government and industry, including Russian President Dmitry Medvedev. One month later, Aymeric addressed influential members of U.S. Congress, business, and academia at the 10th Anniversary of the National Nanotechnology Innovation Summit in Washington, D.C. Aymeric is currently on the Board of Directors of Crocus Technology SA, Selecta Biosciences, Blend Therapeutics, Soladigm Inc as well as the Advisory Board of the Physics Department of the Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) in Lausanne (Switzerland). Aymeric was instrumental in generating, negotiating, and closing investments totaling USD 400M from sovereign funds into several of NanoDimension’s portfolio companies. His roots are in Switzerland where he was voted top 20 under 40 in Switzerland by Bilan Magazine and one of Switzerland’s 300 most influential people in 2011 and 2012. Aymeric holds a Masters in Physical Engineering from EPFL.