Our team

The interdisciplinary team from NovaPump comes from the medical, natural science and engineering working background.

Provided with strong economic experience all team members are realising and establishing the PERKAT technology for the benefit of future patients. The company cooperates closely with well-known and experienced industrial partners from all over Germany. NovaPump is located at the „BioInstrumentezentrum Jena“, which provides the necessary research facilities and infrastructure.

Our location Jena, one of the oldest university towns of Germany, is a leading scientific and industrial centre of Thuringia with a distinctive research infrastructure. World-renowned companies from the areas of Optics and fine work technology, how the Jenoptik AG and Zeiss have here her head office and her historical roots.

  • business premises
  • BioCentiv GmbH
  • Winzerlaer Straße 2
  • 07745 Jena
  • Germany
Ronald Reich

Founder and managing director; qualified engineer of precision engineering, several years of international industrial experience as well as in entrepreneurship, national and international presentation activities in the scientific field of success factors for technological oriented start–up companies within the entrepreneurship; initiator of the BMBF project "InnoHeart"; interim manager and formerly independent management consultant

Prof. Dr. Dr. Markus Ferrari

Inventor of the PERKAT technology of NovaPump, co-founder and clinic director in Wiesbaden/ Germany.
Renowned international expert in the field of interventional cardiology and acute medicine, especially in the field of percutaneous ventricular assist devices.