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AM-Pharma’s management team is highly experienced in drug development. The Company is also supported by an internationally-renowned Supervisory Board comprised of senior level executives associated with leading life science venture capital firms.


Erik van den Berg, MSc, MBA - Chief Executive Officer

Erik has over seventeen years experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. He joined AM-Pharma in September 2007 as Chief Business Officer...

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Jacques Arend, MD - VP Clinical, Chief Medical Officer

Jacques has over twenty six years experience in the pharmaceutical industry, where he has held senior positions in medical and clinical development. He joined AM-Pharma in February 2008...

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Steve Connor, BSc - VP Preclinical Development

Steve has over thirty years management experience and extensive knowledge of the pharmaceutical and biological industries, including the management of R&D and manufacturing operations...

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Peter Verwayen - VP Finance

Peter has over 35 years experience in finance. He joined AM-Pharma in 2002. Most recently, he worked as Controller for Glaucus Proteomics, a Dutch biotech start-up company...

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Andrea van Elsas, PhD - VP Research

Andrea has managed various discovery alliances with biotech and academia in the field of Oncology. Previously, he was Proof-of-Concept Team Leader for Schering-Plough's Immune Oncology portfolio...

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Tim Knotnerus, MSc, MBA - VP Corporate Development

Tim has 10 years of progressively responsible experience in the biotech and venture capital industries. He joined the AM-Pharma team in 2012, and is responsible for Corporate and Business Development of the company. Since 2015, he is also responsible for alliance management with Pfizer Inc.

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