Frédéric Cren founded Inventiva SA. Currently, he is Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at this company. Mr. Cren is also on the board of France Biotech Association.
Mr. Cren previously occupied the position of Manager for Cren Patrimoine SARL, Senior Vice President-Research Division at Laboratoires Fournier SAS, Research Director at Abbott Laboratories Co. and Head-Business Strategy at Solvay Pharmaceuticals SAS.
He received an MBA from INSEAD, a graduate degree from The Johns Hopkins University and an undergraduate degree from Université Paris Dauphine-PSL.