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Experiences

Current Experience

  • Clinical Country Lead - BeNeLux
    Since November 2015
    I am Head Clinical Operations Benelux and the local representative from Global Clinical Operations, working in an international setting. This role is strategically focused on providing local scientific and operational expertise to drive the global clinical development strategy, to enable local partnerships that enhance global customer satisfaction (Internal and external), and to support the country focused delivery and execution of the R&D pipeline. In this role I am acting in synergy with the clinical development team and the studymanagement team to define operational strategy and provide local sponsor oversight across all Phase I-IV activities. Furthermore I am responsible for forming collaborative partnerships with the GCO strategic partner CRO and several other departments a.o. GCO Vendor Management, Medical Research, Regulatory Affairs, Medical Affairs, & Commercial

Past Experience

  • Clinical Country Lead
    October 2012 --- November 2015
    Country Head Clinical Operations who is the local representative from Global Clinical Operations, working in an international setting. Strategically focused on providing local scientific and operational expertise to drive the global clinical development strategy. Enables local partnerships that enhance global customer satisfaction (Internal and external), and support the country focused delivery and execution of the R&D pipeline. The CCL acts in synergy with the clinical development team and the studymanagement team to define operational strategy and provide local sponsor oversight across all Phase I-IV activities. Additionally the CCL will also form collaborative partnerships with the GCO strategic partner CRO and several other departments a.o. GCO Vendor Management, Medical Research, Regulatory Affairs, Medical Affairs, & Commercial

  • Manager Medical Affairs
    September 2009 --- October 2012
    Manager Medical Affairs working in the field of Multiple Sclerosis.

  • Medical Manager
    August 2006 --- August 2009

  • Medical Manager
    August 2006 --- August 2009
    Medical Manager working in the field of Nephrology (anaemia) with a focus on Mircera and Neorecormon and Transplantation with a focus on Cellcept

  • Clinical Project Leader
    January 2005 --- July 2006
    Responsible for managing clinical trials in several fields (cardiology, neurology, diabetes) by leading the responsible CRA teams and throug overall clinical projectmanagement. Management of contacts with KOL's.

  • Senior Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
    March 2004 --- December 2004
    Project leader of several clinical studies among which the ExTRACT study with enoxaparine (clexane) in myocardial infarction, studies in neurology (Huntingtons Disease with riluzole), Diabetics etc.

  • Clinical Trial Manager (CTM)
    January 2003 --- February 2004
    European clinical trial manager for a pediatrics study with leflunomide (Arava) and project leader of several clinical studies among which the ExTRACT study with enoxaparine (clexane) in myocardial infarction, studies in neurology (Huntingtons Disease with riluzole) etc.

  • Medical Advisor
    January 2002 --- December 2002
    Medical Advisor Rheumatology with a focus on leflunomide (Arava), Medical Advisor Neurology with a focus on riluzole (Rilutek) for ALS and as CPL responsible for several clinical trials and management of CRAs

  • Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
    May 2000 --- December 2001
    CRA in several fields: neurology (parkinson's, huntington's disease) diabetes, antibiotics

  • Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
    January 1998 --- April 2000
    CRA in several therapeutic area's: Parkinsons Disease, ALS, Antibiotics

  • PhD student
    January 1992 --- January 1997
    PhD study at the dept of molecular pharmacology and pharmacochemistry.

  • Research fellow
    January 1990 --- January 1992
    Department of Pharmacodynamics

Knowledge

LinkedIn Assessment :
PharmaceuticalsLife SciencesGCPClinical trial managementImmunologyBiotechnologyRegulatory affairsPharmacovigilanceNeurosciencepharmacologyICH-GCPBiopharmaceuticalsPharmaceutical IndustryMedical affairsClinical DevelopmentClinical operationsDrug SafetyscienceClinical monitoringCTMSMedicineCROClinical trialsCardiologyNeurologyNephrologyTransplantationClinical researchRheumatology

Education

  • PhD in Molecular Pharmacology from University of Groningen in 1997
  • MSc in Biomedical Sciences from Rijksuniversiteit Groningen in 1990
  • in VWO / Atheneum B from florens radewijns college in 1984
  • in from florens radewijns college in 0

Languages

BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
English
Full Proficiency
German
Elementary Proficiency

Area / Region

Utrecht, Netherlands

Others

Driving License
  • Yes