TAP BioBusiness - Speakers and/or mentors

TAP your full BioBusiness potential with the Talent Accelerator Programme for BioBusiness

The following BioBusiness professionals will contribute to the programme of TAP BioBusiness as guest speaker and/or as a personal mentor. This overview is not yet final. Check again in the near future for an updated list.

Onno van de Stolpe
CEO, Galapagos

Luc Dochez
Co-founder Pharvaris

Hans Schikan
Biotech entrepreneur, Board member, Chair
Various biotech companies & organisations

Martine van Vugt
Chief of Staff, Genmab

Dinko Valerio
Aescap Venture & ProQR

Edwin Moses
Chairman of the Board
Various biotech companies

Tim Knotnerus
CEO, AgomAb Therapeutics N.V.

André van de Sande
Interim Executive, Business Coach, Board Member

Hans Preusting
CEO, Synerkine Pharma

Erwin Sablon
VP Alliance Management & Partnerships

Eric Claassen
Professor of Entrepreneurship in Life Sciences
Vrije Universiteit Athena Institute

Michel de BaarMichel de Baar
Executive Director Business Development & Licensing

Karine Clauwaert
Director Business Development
Amatsigroup NV

Erik van den Berg
CEO, AM-Pharma
Co-founder & Chairman, Lava Therapeutics

Martin Bakker
Biotech Training Facility

Ivo de Nooijer
Director, LURIS

Nettie Buitelaar
Chief Business Officer

Roger Legtenberg
Founder & Chief of Change Up Strong / Chief Business Officer SERPINx

Cristianne Rijcken
CSO, Cristal Therapeutics

Vincent de Groot

Pedro Tetteroo
Executive Coach

Sarah Hafith
VP Business Development, Sanquinnovate

Erik Vossenaar
VP Business Development, Biocartis

Arjen Lemmen
Sr Director Corporate Development, argenx

Jan Kooiman
Adj. Professor of Finance, Business and Accounting, Leiden University

Peter Bos

Richard Janssen

Judith van der Zwan
Biotech Training Facility

Eline van Beest-Vrijland
Venture Partner Thuja Capital & Partner Blue Sparrows MedTech Fund & CEO, Hybridize Therapeutics

Wietse Mulder
CEO, GenDx.

Rob Kieboom
Director, Rob Kieboom Training & Consultancy

Dr. Ann De Clercq, PhD
Founding Partner & European and Belgian Patent Attorney
De Clercq & Partners

Tom Liessens
Legal Counsel, Trademark and Design Attorney
De Clercq & Partners

Wim Van Camp
General Manager Technology Transfer
Ghent University

Shelley Margetson

Peter Craddock 
Counsel, NautaDutilh

Florence Verhoestraete
Partner, NautaDutilh

Andrej Michalík
European Patent Attorney, Partner
De Clercq & Partners

Peter Buyse
Director Learning & Development, Compusoft and Business coach at IsToBe Coaching

Rik De Greef
Team & management coach, IsToBe Coaching



Join the community of BDP Life Sciences of Business Development professionals and Business leaders in Life Sciences & Health. Through our programmes you will connect with fellow participants, our speakers, coaches and alumni. Also connect with us online via LinkedIn.


Contribute to the development of future business leaders in Life Sciences & Health by becoming a speaker, mentor or sponsor of our programmes. Contact us to discuss the possibilities via info[at]bdplifesciences.com. 


Are you looking for a Business Development professional? Our partner PRIMER BioBusiness is specialised in the recruitment of commercial talent for the Life Sciences. Whether you need new talent, experienced professional ar an executive to lead your company, contact us to start your search.