Alistair Schneider

Alistair Schneider

Short description: Business, Finance, management consulting and innovation expert helping high tech startups launch new products in the market. General management and operational knowledge with experiences with both emerging and established enterprises.

Specialities:

  • Startups and innovation ecosystems expert
  • Financial management and planning, fundraising
  • Program / Project management / Strategy execution
  • Operation management and excellence

Business experiences overview:

Worked and lived in France, Strasbourg (European Capital) and two of the world’s most dynamic innovation ecosystems in the world: Boston, Massachusetts and the Silicon Valley, California. Advisor to several emerging enterprises (Start-ups) supporting end to end business / new product development, business case validation, financial planning and fundraising preparation. Helping startups penetrate and benefit from international markets (Primarily US and France/Europe). Early career working for large, well established and top performing healthcare, Life Sciences, Medical, Precision Tech companies such as Merck Kgaa, Millipore Sigma, Novanta and in Finance/fintech/lending. Alistair brings expertise for startup entrepreneurs to help them derisk their ventures, lower opportunity costs and increase chances of return on investment.

Education:

Masters in Business Management and Finance and accounting degree

Training in Lean Six Sigma, IT for management, Entrepreneurial Negotiation (MIT)

Publications:

Authored book for early stage entrepreneurs (available on amazon)

Thesis on the Strategy of how Millipore doubled it size in 5 years

Interview for Medtech Strasbourg (European Capital) here