After obtaining a PhD in Biomedical Sciences at Ghent University in Belgium, Barbara joined the university spin-off Biogazelle. In 2013, she joined the consulting company Leyton, advising large companies about fiscal incentives to finance innovations. In 2015, she was one of the founders of the patient management company Akcelis ( Akcelis offers patient centric solutions throughout Europe: digital patient recruitment, large-scale online surveys, digital direct-to-patient communication.
Barbara has proven to be strong communicator. She is fascinated about digital innovations in healthcare.