Vice President Corporate Health Policy and Market Access,
Thomas is Merck Serono's Vice President Corporate Health Policy and Market Access, since 1 September 2009, based in Geneva. Before that he was for six years Director Government Affairs Europe for Amgen International and a member of the Amgen European Leadership Team. Previously, he has been working for management consultancies, industry federations and the EU Institutions.
Since June 2009, he is the Chairman of the healthcare Council of EuropaBio, the European biotechnology industry federation, and a member of its board.
Thomas studied Political Sciences at the University of Amsterdam and holds a postgraduate degree in European Law. A Dutch citizen, he lives in Brussels and Geneva and speaks Dutch, English, German, Spanish and French.