Management

Stéphane van Rooijen

CEO

Stephane van Rooijen (MD, MBA) is a general management biotech executive with in-depth experience in life sciences working across European and North American organizations. He studied medicine at KU Leuven and obtained an MBA at Erasmus...

Frédéric Legros

COO

Frédéric Legros (PhD) is an experienced business professional with a passion for life sciences and business. He has over a decade of experience in licensing and business development. He studied biotechnology at University of Paris...

Chris Freitag

CMO

Dr Freitag obtained his medical degree from Kiel University, Germany in 1994. He started his career in the pharmaceutical industry at Roche in pharmacovigilance and medical affairs. At Shire, he held several positions in clinical...

Leen Thielemans

CDO

Leen Thielemans (PhD, Chief Development Officer) joined Dynacure in 2016 and established the basis of the overall development strategy for its lead program in CNM. Leen brings with her over fifteen years of experience in...

Belinda Cowling

CSO

Belinda Cowling’s (PhD, Chief Scientific Officer) research at the IGBMC (Strasbourg) led to the creation of Dynacure in 2016, of which she is cofounder and was scientific advisor. Belinda is responsible for the company’s R&D...

Kaz Paradis

Clinical advisor

Dr Kaz Paradis (MDCM) started his career with 14 years of academic clinical practice and administrative skills in pædiatric gastroenterology, hepatology and liver transplantation, primarily in orphan metabolic diseases; basic laboratory research and PI in...

Jocelyn Laporte

Scientific advisor

Jocelyn Laporte  (PhD) is an INSERM research director leading a team at the IGBMC in Illkirch, France. He is focusing on understanding and treating neuromuscular diseases. He completed a PhD in molecular biology with Prof. Jean-Louis...