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Current Experience

  • Head of Precision & Translational Medicine Gosselies, Charleroi, Belgium
    Since April 2015

    Leader of translational team by iTeos Therapeutics, a biotech company active in the field of Immuno-oncology.

    Leader of the translational team responsible for supporting biology and clinical hypothesis generated through combination of complex data sets including IHC, RNA, DNA from preclinical models and patient samples as well as the establishment of biomarkers that will be used in the clinic for monitoring target modulation (PD) and enabling patient selection.

Past Experience

  • Principal Scientist Brussels, Belgium
    July 2010 --- March 2015

    Leader of two research projects with a focus on relationship between cancer cell metabolism, tumor micro-environment and response to radiation therapy and identification of radiosensitization mechanisms including immunomodulation after radiotherapy of HPV in head and neck cancers.

  • CTRS coordinator, Public disclosure Wavre, Belgium
    October 2008 --- June 2010

    Coordination of activities that enable the disclosure to lay public of data from clinical trials through the posting of protocols and results summaries on Clinical and the company’s (GSK Biologicals) website.

  • Ph.D. Student Louvain-la-Neuve, Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
    September 2004 --- September 2008

    Investigation, in a mouse model, of the effect of maternal malnutrition during early life on the developmental programming of obesity and cardiovascular diseases in the offspring.


Self Assessment :
Problem solvingCollaborationCoordinationEfficiencyCritical thinking


Self Assessment :
R&DBiomarkersBiomedical SciencesCancer ResearchClinical researchDrug DiscoveryImmunohistochemistry (IHC)ImmunoassaysImmunologyoncology Cell biology

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Biomarker ResearchCollaborate with project teamcoordinating research projectsExecute scientific projectsInteract with CROsInteract with KOLInteract with ethics committeeInterpret scientific dataInterpret research resultsLead teamsLiaise with professionals in other divisions of the company as requiredPublish scientific projectsproject management Analytical skills


  • PostDoc in Oncology and immuno-oncology from Université catholique de Louvain in 2010
  • PhD in Biological Sciences, Cellular and Molecular Biology from Université catholique de Louvain in 2008
  • Master in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Université catholique de Louvain in 2004

Training and Certification

  • FELASA C animal experimentation in 2008 Certification


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency
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Elementary Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Notice Period:
    4 weeks
  • Positions I am interested in:
    Principal Scientist Senior Scientist Team Leader
  • Locations I am interested in:
  • Work From Home:
    Yes, 0 to 1 days per week
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position :    100% FTE
  • International:


    Expert has 17 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region



Driving License
  • Yes