Tom Aelbrecht - Head of Janssen Campus Office, Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
Biography of the speaker:
Tom is head of the Janssen Campus Office (JCO). This was created as a platform to facilitate and implement the growth strategy of Janssen in Belgium. Tom helps to strengthen the innovative power of Janssen in Belgium and participates in the development of a competitive campus. His focus is on positioning Janssen in Belgium as a hub for collaboration, leading to innovative solutions for the patient. As a member of the Management Board he takes responsibility for the strategic pillars Open Innovation and Sustainability. Tom represents Janssen in several Boards of Directors of public organizations, and is also a strategic advisor to promising companies. Tom joined Johnson & Johnson in 1999 and held various positions with increasing responsibilities.
Tom received his Master degree in Computer Science from the University of Antwerp. In 2009 he obtained an Executive Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship at the Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School. Tom is the owner of two patents.