Mark Vrancken Peeters, MD, PhD
Mark, CMO of Mellon, is a vascular surgeon turned entrepreneur. After completing his medical studies at Leiden University, he worked as a vascular surgeon at the Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, and more recently at the Reinier de Graaf Hospital in Delft. During his career, Mark produced more than 30 scientific articles, which were published in various renowned international journals, and performed reviews for the European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery.
Mark holds a PhD through his research in embryonic cardiac development. Mark is the mastermind behind the one-hand suturing concept, that resulted in the technology Mellon has developed. He is eager to learn and has the intellectual capacity to find simple solutions to complex surgical and technical challenges.
After completing the Executive Master of Business Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Life Sciences & Health both Lieuwke and Mark have been asked as coaches for the next generation of entrepreneurs.