Industry Advisory Committee (IAC)

The ELIXIR Industry Advisory Committee (IAC) provides advice and feedback on ELIXIR industry engagement activities. The committee consists of experts from the private sector ranging from SMEs to large multinational companies. Its twelve members are appointed by the ELIXIR Board. 

For 2024, the Chair of the ELIXIR IAC is Filip Pattyn, who will be supported by Catherine Sirven as Vice-Chair.

Name Affiliation
Ian Barrett AstraZeneca, UK
Thomas Exner Seven Past Nine GmbH, Germany
Richard Finkers GenNovation B.V., the Netherlands
Andreas Kremer ITTM, Luxembourg
Klaus Maisinger Illumina, UK
Geert de Meyer Waltham Petcare Science Institute, MARS UK, UK
Filip Pattyn (Vice-Chair) FAQIR, Belgium
Jörg Peplies Ribocon GmbH, Germany
Elizabeth Reynolds General Bioinformatics, UK
Helena Saunders Syngenta, UK
Catherine Sirven Bayer, France
Bérénice Wulbrecht ONTOFORCE, Belgium

Members of the ELIXIR Industry Advisory Committee, from left to right: Joana Wingender (Hub), Despoina Sousoni (Hub), Filip Pattyn, Catherine Sirven, Erika Balsyte (Hub), Ian Barrett, Andreas Kremer, Corinne Martin (Hub), Bérénice Wulbrecht, Geert de Meyer, Klaus Maisinger, Serena Scollen (Hub), Thomas Exner.

Previous Advisory Committee meetings & reports