Head of Artificial Intelligence


Andrea Pierleoni is Head of Artificial Intelligence at Healx a next-generation biotech using the latest advancements in AI to discover life-changing treatments for rare disease patients.

Andrea has 15 years experience in applying machine learning techniques on biomedical big data to deliver novel solutions for drug discovery both in academia and industry. Before joining Healx he played a key role in the development of the Open Targets Platform, a precompetitive target discovery effort between several large Pharma companies and leading academic institutions.

Andrea has a degree in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and a PhD in Computational Biology from the University of Bologna.