Carine is a lawyer with a unique proposition. She combines 30 years of legal experience in life sciences with a medical background and in-depth knowledge of the biotech and technology markets. She has an international transaction practice with focus on intellectual property licensing and M&A. In February 2020 she was ranked as leader in pharmaceutical transactions in The Netherlands.
She is Chair of the Life Sciences Cluster of the Take-off grant committee early stage financing innovative academic starters, member of the Board of HollandBio and member of the Supervisory Board of Hubrecht Organoid Technology.
Because of her wide experience and expertise, Carine frequently functions as jury member for life sciences venture awards. Carine lectures at Leiden University, BioBusiness Summerschool, VUmc Oncology master course and Northern Knowledge cluster / Venture Lab in Groningen.