Utrecht Holdings, the Knowledge Transfer Office (KTO) of Utrecht University and University Medical Center Utrecht, announces the appointment of Gertine van der Vliet as Director Knowledge Transfer. Gertine will start April 1st 2022.

“We are delighted that Gertine will join us. Together we will work on further professionalizing the knowledge transfer organization. Her broad business economics experience is a valuable addition to our team”, Tessa Scharringhausen, Director Utrecht Holdings

Gertine van der Vliet is an experienced executive who joins Utrecht Holdings from Stichting Medical Delta / TU Delft where she acted as managing director and finance manager. At St. Medical Delta she restructured the organisational design, developed the strategy and initiated the set up of several interdisciplinary programs and labs.  At TU Delft she performed in the role of finance manager at TU Delft Services and Delft Enterprises, building new ventures and organisations. She also has significant experience with fund management including the Dutch National Fund for Green Investments. 

Gertine studied Business Economics at the University of Rotterdam. Gertine van der Vliet: “I am looking forward to working with the Utrecht Holdings teams and to building together new business from science”.