Adriaan Hart de Ruijter has over twenty-seven years of experience in the life science industry. After a career in pharmaceuticals he founded MSOURCE, the contract research organization in 1994, which he sold to TÜV SÜD in 2008. Since then he ventured into medical data, imaging, oncology and several therapeutic areas through partnerships and venture capital, building new companies and realizing exits. 

Adriaan Hart de Ruijter is on the board of many life science companies. His particular interests are to collaborate with excellent teams, working on promising scientific breakthroughs and creating meaningful improvements to healthcare.

Adriaan Hart de Ruijter holds an MD from Leiden University and an MBA from Erasmus University in the Netherlands. He is well known for his passion for the sea, regatta sailing and diving.