Management members

Gábor Heltovics


Mr. Heltovics holds Master's degrees in Biology (1995), Chemistry (1995), and Business Administration (MBA, 2003). He is a seasoned entrepreneurial senior executive with extensive R&D and general management experience in this field in the US, UK, and EU. He has a successful track record of innovation management and technology platform development in major multinational corporations such as Procter & Gamble and Coca-Cola, as well as SME Bio-pharmaceutical companies such as SOLVO Biotechnology.

Gábor Heltovics

Genovéva Filipcsei, PhD

Chief IP Officer

Dr. Filipcsei has an MSc in colloid chemistry and a PhD in chemistry. She joined the DRGT Team in 2008. Genovéva is the former CSO of NanGenex. Currently she holds the position of Chief IP Officer. Previously, she served as a senior lecturer at Budapest University of Technology and Economics at the Faculty of Chemical engineering and bioengineering. She held a postdoctoral fellowship of Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and a research fellowship of Suzuki Foundation at National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Research Centre of Advanced Bionics Bio-Nanomaterials Team in Tsukuba. She received the Bolyai plaquette in 2007 and the Polanyi Price of Hungarian Academy of Sciences in 2009. Dr. Filipcsei was the winner of the Young Inventor of 2005 award in Hungary. She is the co-author of 44 publications in international journals, 25 patent applications, 12 international lectures and 45 conference posters. 

Dr. Genovéva Filipcsei

Hristos Glavinas, PhD


Dr. Glavinas is the Chief Scientific Officer  at NanGenex. Previously he held the position of Director of Pharnaceutical Development. Before joining the DRGT Team he served as  Principal Scientist, Head of Research and Development at Solvo Biotechnology. Prior he worked as visiting scientist at the Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA. He completed his PhD studies in molecular biology at Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University, Szeged, Hungary. He is the author of 23 peer reviewed research papers and presented his work at numerous international conferences. 

Dr. Glavinas Hristos


Katalin Ferenczi

Managing Director & Business Development

Mrs. Ferenczi graduated as a biomedical engineer at University of Miami. After returning to Budapest, for a short period of time, she worked at Genpact, a formerly GE owned company, that has established itself as one of Europe’s business services and technology solutions providers. Before joining NanGenex - Member of the Druggability Technologies Group (DRGT), she held a senior business development position at SOLVO Biotechnology (2006 - 2010) and was responsible for the European sales operation of the company.

Katalin Ferenczi