Mercedes Tuin

Mercedes Tuin MSc MBA is working as business developer and Pontes Medical innovation manager at IXA office AMC.

Mercedes Tuin received her MSc in Biomedical Sciences from the VU University Amsterdam and she completed her executive MBA at Rotterdam School of Management. Previously she worked as Business Developer for Imperial College London (UK), increasing the quantity and quality of strategic research collaborations with biotech and pharma companies. Before and after her time in the UK, she worked for Drug Discovery Factory (NL), a company transforming university innovations into business. She gained experience in clinical trial budgeting and contracting whilst working for the CROs Julius Clinical Research (NL) and Constella (UK). At AMC, she is responsible for Pontes Medical, covering commercialization of medical technology.

Areas of expertise: Research collaborations, IP management and licensing, Spin-off formation, Grant funding, Medical Technology commercialization.

Contact details:
+31 (0)20 566 8021, m.tuin@ixa.nl