As Commercial Director, Quirein is responsible for all Sales and Business Development operations, both in The Netherlands and abroad. Within Catalyze, he furthermore leads the Marketing & Communication activities as well as the Strategic Funding Unit (SFU). This Unit provides in-depth and strategic funding advice to the growing Life Sciences Community.
Quirein holds an MBA from TIAS Business School and a certificate from Harvard Business School. He has held several entrepreneurial, consulting, sales and management positions of increasing responsibility in a number of commercial organizations. Over the past 6 years, he was Director of Sales and Account Management at the Algemeen Nederlands Persbureau / the Dutch Press Agency.