Our Health team and ICT & Electronics team are delighted to announce that Jeroen Pouwels and SangEun Park have recently joined Spinverse. Jeroen’s wide expertise on molecular life sciences and R&D experience in oncology, among others, will be a significant addition to the subject matter expertise for our customers in the health sector. The ICT & Electronics team is looking forward to SangEun’s contribution in supporting the customer projects in various administrative tasks to ensure everything runs smoothly.
SangEun Park joined the ICT and Electronics team at Spinverse as a Project Assistant, reporting to Pirjo Pasanen. Before joining Spinverse, SangEun was a Cultural Affair assistant in the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Finland. As a coordinator, she planned and implemented various cultural and educational events, including commemorative projects. With studying background of Arts and Modern Culture, she communicated with various counterparts all over the Europe and Asia. At the moment, SangEun is studying Software Engineering and Cloud Services in Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences. SangEun says: “It has been lovely first weeks with warm welcome from everyone in Spinverse. I am excited to work together from now on. Spinverse is full of diversity, creativity and excitement.”
Jeroen Pouwels joined the Health Team at Spinverse as a Senior Project Manager, reporting to Rohit Sood. He obtained a M.Sc. in Molecular Life Sciences and a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology at the University of Wageningen in the Netherlands, as well as an Adjunct Professorship in Biochemistry at the University of Turku, Finland.
Jeroen has more than 20 years of R&D experience, mainly in oncology. He has led teams involved in multidisciplinary projects focusing on cancer therapeutics, immune-oncology and the development of predictive models for cancer research. He has also been involved in setting up a Phase Ib clinical trial for breast cancer and in preparing the spin-out of a diagnostic company. He has closely collaborated with numerous international and national pharma companies, clinicians, patient organizations and academic researchers. He has written and published >30 scientific papers in high-impact journals. Over the years, he built a network of over 100 key opinion leaders across different stakeholder groups and more than 10 countries. Jeroen says: “The atmosphere at Spinverse is great: while the company breaths ambition, determination and professionalism, the atmosphere is very friendly and collegial. I already joined my first projects and made my first sales, and I look forward to contributing to the growth of Spinverse and its Health team.”
Warm welcome SangEun and Jeroen – we are looking forward to working with you!