Our Team Members

Henk Laanen, PhD.

Henk Laanen has more than 30 years experience in Intellectual Property. He is particularly skilled in Vaccines, Diagnostics, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Virology and Patent Law. As a senior patent officer he worked in a variety of big pharma companies and institutions like VIB, Flanders Institute for Biotechnology in Ghent, Monsanto, Procter & Gamble, AKZO Nobel and most recently for Johnson & Johnson in Beerse, Belgium.

He is a professional with strong entrepreneurship and holds a Ph.D. degree in Life Sciences (Virology) from the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands. Henk is an Associate Partner of Eagle Rock Life Sciences with special focus for Intellectual Property including patent related matters and Freedom to Operate issues.