Uğur Şahin

Uğur Şahin is a German oncologist, immunologist and CEO of BioNTech, which helped develop one of the major vaccines against COVID-19. His main fields of research are cancer research... Wikipedia

  • Born:  September 29, 1965, İskenderun, Turkey
  • Citizenship:  Germany
  • Alma mater:  University of Cologne, Germany
  • Occupation:  Oncologist, immunologist
  • Years active:  1991–present
  • Known for:  BioNTech, RNA vaccines, BNT162b2 vaccine, Personalized cancer immunotherapy
  • Net worth:  US$ 9.07 billion (June 21, 2021)
  • Term:  2008–present
  • Awards:  Merit Award of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Georges Köhler Prize, German Cancer Award, Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, Mustafa Prize (2019)
  • Website:  Profile at BioNTech
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