Paul Van Dun

Paul Van Dun has degrees in law (KU Leuven), tax sciences (FHS Brussels) and business administration (KU Leuven). After having held positions at KPMG and a private equity company, Paul joined KU Leuven Research & Development, the technology transfer unit of KU Leuven, where he is currently General Manager. He coordinates the activities in contract research, patenting, licensing, spin-off creation and regional development.

He is also Managing Director of the venture fund Gemma Frisius Fund, Board Member of the Fondation Fournier-Majoie pour l’Innovation, Chairman of the Centre for Drug Design and Discovery and Board Member and President of several high-tech companies. From 2006 – 2010, he was elected Vice President of ASTP (Association of European Science & Technology Transfer Professionals).