Advisory board

Advisory Board

The Advisory Board of the Global Scale-up Program consists of the top serial entrepreneurs, business angels, VCs, innovative corporates and entrepreneurial MDs from European countries, the Boston area and California. Advisory Board members offer access to a broad network in industry.

Harrold van Barlingen
Managing Partner Thuja Capital, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Boris Batchvarov
Managing Director Boston Harbor Angels, Boston, MA, USA
Clemens van Blitterswijk
Partner Life Science Partners, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Lucas de Breed
Director INKEF Capital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Koen Debackere
Managing Director KU Leuven R&D, Leuven, Belgium
Jan Willem van Doorn
Executive Vice President Healthcare Consultancy Group, New York, NY, USA
Joep de Groot
Board Member CbusineZ, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Henk Hanselaar
President Hanselaar Associates, Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USA
Cees de Jong
CEO Chr. Hansen A/S, Hoersholm, Denmark
Sue Long
Advisory Board Member North Shore Innoventures, Beverly, MA, USA
Stefan Luzi
Partner Gilde Healthcare, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Ginny Merrifield
COO Connect, Irvine, CA, USA
Geert-Jan Mulder
General Partner Forbion Capital Partner, Naarden, The Netherlands
Kees Recourt
Investment Manager Mibiton, Den Haag, The Netherlands
Rob de Ree
Former CEO Dezima Pharma, Naarden, The Netherlands
Jennifer Rousseau
Managing Director Cherrystone Angelgroup, Providence, RI, USA
Hans Schikan
Former CEO Prosensa, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dominic Spadafore
President and CEO Acousys Biodevices Inc,, Ann Harbor, MI, USA
Richard Sudek
Tech Coast Angels, Executive Director UCI Institute for Innovation, Irvine, CA, USA
Lisa Suennen
Managing Partner at Venture Valkyrie LLC, San Francisco, CA, USA
Paul Symczak
Executive Director OCTANe, Aliso Viejo, CA, USA
Edward van Wezel
Managing Partner Biogeneration Ventures, Naarden, The Netherlands
Koenraad Wiedhaup
Associate Partner McKinsey & Company, Amsterdam, The Netherlands