Stéphane Verdood has an MBA and a Master’s degree in commercial engineering from the Catholic University of Leuven.

Stéphane is a recognized venture capitalist. He started his career with Arthur Andersen as information technology auditor. After having led the mergers and acquisitions division of Arthur Andersen in Belgium from 1989 to 1995, he founded and led Arthur Andersen’s business consulting division in Belgium and Luxembourg. He served on the European Board of Partners of Arthur Andersen.
Since October 2000, before he joined Vesalius Biocapital, Stéphane has been active as a venture coach for early-stage companies. He was a founder and managing partner at Value4Growth, a specialized Life Science consulting firm supporting start-up companies in all aspects of company formation, product strategy and fund raising.

Stéphane is a founding partner of Vesalius Biocapital. Since 2007 he has invested in more than 15 biotech companies.
During his career he has worked in the US, Switzerland, France, the Netherlands, the UK and Portugal.