Subsidies & Funding

We empower medical innovation

Project Management

We manage research & innovation projects

Business Strategy

We support successful commercialisation

Patrick de Boer, MSc Director

Patrick de Boer MSc studied Health Sciences at the VU University Amsterdam and followed the Master Management, Policy-analysis and Entrepreneurship in the Health and Life Sciences. He has worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers and the Technology Transfer Office VU&VUmc. Patrick started ttopstart in 2009. He has contributed to the start-up and funding of over numerous biotech companies and co-developed large public-private partnershhips (e.g. IMI projects). Patrick works closely with leading research groups for the development of new research and funding strategies.

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Patrick de Boer, MSc
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