Marlene Végh is Manager Consultancy at Catalyze and is responsible for Catalyze’s Utrecht office. In her role, Marlene is directing all operational aspects of Catalyze’s Utrecht office, and is responsible for determining and carrying out strategic plans for Catalyze’s Utrecht office, together with the Management Team. In addition, she supports the consultants in Utrecht with her extensive experience in grant applications and valorization of innovative research.
Marlene Végh obtained her bachelor’s degree Biomedical Sciences and master’s degree Neurosciences at the VU University. She continued her academic career as a PhD-student at the department of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology, VU University. Here she investigated the molecular mechanisms underlying aging and age-related cognitive decline in different models of aging. During this period she was also member of the educational committee of the graduate school. In addition, during her PhD she followed several courses outside academia, such as with TI Pharma and Neyenrode, and developed a great interest to create and facilitate bridges between science and business.