Meet our team

AxTalis is a team of dedicated professionals to support or integrate with your Regulatory Affairs, Market Access, and Medical Affairs team.

Sven Tops

Managing Partner - Market Access

Sven is a seasoned expert with of 20 years of experience in both hands-on and managerial roles in Commercial and Market Access. He leverages an extensive network of stakeholders both in the clinical arena and at the level of government and sick funds. He is intimately familiar with the influencers and decision makers when it comes to access to innovation.

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Frank Vanderdonck

Managing Partner - Medical Affairs

Frank is a pharmacist and experienced pharma executive with a focus on strategy and patient value. He has developed and implemented numerous medico-marketing projects, both for major pharmaceutical companies and for start-ups. He leverages the experience from roles as MSL manager and Medical Director to gather and build insights. The analytical skills from his Business Intelligence and Competitive Intelligence years support the development of the value story, launch strategy and projects.

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Kurt Ceuppens

Director Regulatory Affairs & Portfolio

Kurt has some two decades experience within Regulatory Affairs and Policy. A key contact to a large network of hospital pharmacists, policy makers and industry experts, he earned recognition for finding the compromises that reconcile different viewpoints and interests throughout his career. His engagement as a spokesman for industry associations exemplifies how a drive for ethics and patient care can bring value to all stakeholders involved.

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Lena Ceyssens

Market Access - Data analytics

A pharmacist by education with specialty in drug development, Lena joined AxTalis early on. Her insight in complex data sets and skills to manipulate them as well as her understanding of the processes and social skills for stakeholder interactions, make her a valued partner inside of AxTalis and for our clients.

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Sofie Vermander

Medical Manager

Sofie is a pharmacist by education with an MBA, inspired by value-based management. Her broad and scientific background enables her to have a quick and in-depth understanding of the mechanisms of diseases and medicines. Her dedication and enthusiasm are propelling AxTalis to a new level.

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Monica Ricci

Medical Manager - MSL

A chemist by education, Monica came to Belgium from Italy to complete her PhD at the KU Leuven. Restless curiosity drove her to explore electrochemistry, spectroscopy and nanomaterials applied to life sciences. At AxTalis she applies her passion and devotion to dive deeply into the scientific aspects of our Medical and Access projects.

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Louise Vandevelde

Medical Manager

Louise is a pharmacist graduated with a master in drug development. She ventured into clinical research after her time in the pharmacy, managing global trials for a CRO. A medical information and pharmacovigilance expert, she is a go-to contact for clinicians, pharmacists and patients alike.  

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