General management

The general management, Jo Bury and Johan Cardoen (Managing Directors), ensures the institute’s daily management. They are assisted by Geert Van Minnebruggen, Head of Science & Technology, Rik Audenaert, Chief Financial Officer, Marijke Lein, Human Resources Director, Wim Goemaere, Chief Operating Officer, Katrina Wright, Communications Manager and a central team of colleagues.

8 Science Directors head the VIB research centers and guarantee their center’s and the institute’s scientific leadership. They make up the institute’s management committee together with an extended general management.