Matei Cirstea, Senior Scientist & Innovation Manager

Matei Cirstea is a Senior Scientist and Innovation Manager at The Electrospinning Company. He has over 13 years of experience in the design and development of electrospun materials, and has been with the company since 2016.
Matei received his DPhil in Materials Science from the University of Oxford, where he focused on the use of electrospun scaffolds for neuronal tissue engineering. As the leader of a small team of scientists, he is responsible for overseeing early to late-stage product development projects.

In addition to his work as a researcher and manager, Matei also plays an important role in the company’s intellectual property portfolio. He works closely with new clients to support the technical development and design of their product concepts.

When he’s not working, Matei enjoys salsa dancing and teaching. He is passionate about both science and dance, and enjoys bringing people together through these shared interests.