Taco works on improving the way that innovations are brought to healthcare as a director at NLC. He is an entrepreneur with international experience in commerce, R&D and leadership consulting. Taco studied in Utrecht, where he not only got a MSc. degree in Medical Biology but also as a Medical Doctor. Further, he led the market development and introduction of first in class pharmaceutical products at P&G Pharmaceuticals, led the corporate marketing strategy of Royal Numico (global Medical Nutrition and Devices company), advised life science companies on leadership and recruited hundreds of executive and non-executive directors for companies ranging from global top five healthcare companies to small (venture capital backed) startups.