Carine is a lawyer with a unique proposition. She combines 25 years of legal experience in life sciences with a medical background and in-depth knowledge of the biotech and technology markets.
She specialises in intellectual property licensing, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and grant financing and pharmaceutical contracts.
Carine holds a unique position at the intersection of law and biotechnology. She lectures at Leiden University, BioBusiness Summerschool, Master Oncology of VU and Northern Knowledge cluster in Groningen. Because of her wide experience and expertise, Carine frequently functions as jury member for life sciences venture awards.
Currently, she is chair of the life science cluster of the Take-off grant committee early stage financing innovative academic starters and she is a member of the Board of HollandBio.