Born 1958. Pharmacist, Utrecht University. Board member since 2011.
Other appointments: Chairman of the Board of Directors of Asceneuron, Switzerland, Interna, The Netherlands and Complix, Belgium. Member of the Board of Directors of Hansa Medical and Wilson Therapeutics, Sweden as well as in the Dutch Top Sector Life Sciences & Health, The Netherlands. Advisor to various organisations in Life Sciences & Health
Previous appointments: CEO of Prosensa, Director of the Supervisory Board of Prosensa, Board member of Top Institute Pharma, Chairman of Dutch Association of the Innovative Pharmaceutical Industry, Nefarma. Various senior management positions within previous Organon and Genzyme.