Jean-Christophe Rain received his PhD in Molecular Genetics from Paris XI University. During his PhD at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, Jean-Christophe contributed to the development of a novel yeast two-hybrid method for the exhaustive screening of highly complex libraries. In 1998, Jean-Christophe co-founded Hybrigenics and set up the company’s high-throughput protein interaction platform. This led to the publication in 2001 of one the first organism-wide protein interaction maps. From 2000 to 2006, he managed internal and collaborative target identification and drug discovery programs in microbiology, virology and oncology. As director of technology development, Jean-Christophe also implemented the other protein interaction services offered by the company. Since 2010, Jean-Christophe is Deputy General Manager of Hybrigenics services, in charge of industrial operations and technology development. He was appointed CEO of Hybrigenics services in December 2019.