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Dirk Hendriks

Dirk Hendriks, PharmD, PhD, Founder, Chief Financial Officer & Director Strategic Business Development


Dr. Dirk Hendriks is a co-founder of HistoGeneX. In addition to serving as the financial officer and directing the strategic business development at HistoGeneX, Dr. Hendriks is a clinical pathologist and professor of Medical Biochemistry at the University of Antwerp in Belgium. He maintains an active lecturing schedule covering medical biochemistry, clinical pathology and laboratory management courses. In his university group, prof. Hendriks studies the development of new fibrinolytic mechanisms and drugs for the treatment of thrombo-embolic diseases.

His business experience includes extensive deal-structuring collaborations with the pharmaceutical Industry and also with strategic vendors. Previously, Dr. Hendriks has also successfully founded clinical pathology laboratories in the Antwerp area with subsequent mergers and acquisition transactions of these entities.