BioStrand Team

BioStrand’s team consists of the company’s founders and a core of dedicated experts who empower each other to create disruptive solutions in genetic research. We aim to lead and redefine the way healthcare, life sciences, and bioscience is practiced.

Ingrid Brands MD PhD

CEO, co-founder and owner

As co-founder Ingrid was appointed Chief Executive Officer when BioStrand was founded...


Dirk Van Hyfte MD PhD

CTO, co-founder and owner

Dirk accepted to be Chief Technology Officer when BioStrand was founded in 2019. Driven by...


Arnout Van Hyfte

CCO and founding team

Arnout is part of BioStrand’s founding team when the company was established in 2019. In his...


Dieter Devlaminck PhD

Data Engineer

Dieter joined BioStrand in 2020 as Data Scientist. His earlier role as data engineer at Predicube, a...


Georgios Triantopoulos MSc

Data Scientist

Georgios accepted the Data Scientist position in June 2020. Given his multidisciplinary skillset...


Sébastien Lemal PhD

Data Scientist

Sebastien continues his career as Data Scientist with BioStrand since June 2020. As he has...


Yegor Korovin PhD

Data Scientist

Yegor started his role as DataScientist in October 2020. He brings a wealth of research experience...


Illia Panin

Frontend developer

Illia joined as Frontend developer in December 2020. Through his experience...


Christophe Van Neste PhD

Bio-informatician & Data Scientist

Christophe brings a wealth of cross domain expertise and international...


Dilara Sakalli

Digital Marketeer

Dilara is a digital marketing expert with years of experience...


Thijs van Ulden

Data Engineer

Thijs brings experience in system architecture to support...

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Tom Vieijra PhD

Data Scientist

Tom joined the team as a Data Scientist in August 2022. 

Simon Cuppens

Simon Cuppens

Data Analyst

Simon's journey as a Data Analyst at IPA LENSai (BioStrand) began in September 2022.

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Carlo Wouters

Head of Technology

Carlo joined BioStrand in 2022 after having worked closely with the team as a consultant.

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Kevin Renaers

Data Engineer

Kevin started at BioStrand in November 2022 as a Data Engineer.

Julie Delanote

Julie Delanote

Data Analyst

Julie's journey as a Data Analyst at BioStrand began in December 2022.


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