Paul Van der Horst - Director Business Development, Galapagos
Biography of the speaker:
Paul joined Galapagos early 2016 as Director Business Development. In this role he leads Galapagos’ in- and out licensing / partnering efforts and is responsible for the interaction with the European investors and sell side. Prior to Galapagos, he worked at boutique investment bank Kempen & Co in Amsterdam, where was responsible for broking and dealing of European pharma & biotech stocks to institutional investors in Europe and the US. At Kempen, Paul was instrumental in over a dozen capital markets transactions, raising over €0.5bn. Paul studied medicine and holds a PhD in Gynaecological Oncology from the Erasmus University Medical Centre in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.