The success story
TIBIO is a Swiss biotech company that is active in the field of environmental and industrial microbiology. The company was established in 2009 by PD Dr Davide Staedler. Staedler is a biologist with a doctoral degree in chemistry who currently lectures in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland.
TIBIO’s main focus is the research and development of innovative biotechnological approaches for industry. ODB system (Oil Degradation by Bacteria) – a biotech approach to the decontamination of oil-filled electrical cables – is one of the first solutions developed by TIBIO and is considered a key product in the biotech pipeline today. Having successfully decontaminated more than 21 oil-filled electrical cables, the ODB system is a robust and reliable solution for the neutralization of the environmental risk posed by these structures.