|Born||20 July 1972|
University of Minnesota
Harvard Business School
|Known for||CEO and 9% owner of Moderna|
Bancel was born in Marseille, France and earned master's degrees in engineering from CentraleSupélec of Paris-Saclay University (former École Centrale Paris) and the University of Minnesota. He went on to earn an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Bancel has two children. In April 2020, with the Moderna share price rising on news of imminent phase 2 human trials for its potential COVID-19 vaccine, Bancel's stake of about 9% became worth over $1 billion.
- "Forbes profile: Stéphane Bancel". Forbes. Retrieved 14 August 2021.
- Tognini, Giacomo (3 April 2020). "Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel Becomes A Billionaire As Stock Jumps On Coronavirus Vaccine News". Forbes. Archived from the original on 3 April 2020. Retrieved 4 April 2020.
- Garade, Damien (13 September 2016). "Ego, ambition, and turmoil: Inside one of biotech's most secretive startups". Stat. Archived from the original on 16 November 2020. Retrieved 18 May 2020.
- "Story Details - Alumni - Harvard Business School". www.alumni.hbs.edu. Retrieved 2 December 2020.