Business History and Experience

Business History:

Research Associate with the Free University of Brussels, 2 years;

Consultant to diagnostics and pharmaceutical companies, 8 years;

Scientific Director, Sopar-Rütgers Diagnostics; Scientific advisor to Sopar-Pharma and Sopar-Biotech (Plants in Belgium, France and Italy), 5 years;

R+D Director, Imuco Inc. (Belgian plant), 8 years.

Experience gained in:

The design, development and evaluation of in vitro imaging agents;

Antibody production;

The design, development, manufacture and evaluation of immunoassay, enzyme and chemical diagnostics;

The development of new technologies applicable to homogeneous immunoassays;

Drug screening and drug targeting;

Natural product identification and characterization; production of fine chemicals and biochemicals;

Regulatory affairs;

Quality assurance;

Technology transfer;

Implementing and leading R+D and manufacturing teams;

Scientific/medical writing and translation.