Chief Medical Officer, Philips

Jan Kimpen is the Philips Chief Medical Officer, a position he has held since January 2016.

As the functional leader for clinical innovation and strategy, medical affairs and health economics at Philips, Jan and his team work collaboratively to advance clinical competencies and organic and external growth opportunities for Philips.

Jan also leads the Medical Leadership Team, with overall responsibility for medical strategy. This includes advocacy and partnerships, clinical trials and guidelines, and involvement in M&A.

As a frequent speaker on cardiology and oncology solutions, eHealth and digital innovation, Jan also represents Philips on the Global Health Security Agenda private sector roundtable and the WEF Global Health Security Advisory Board.

Jan joined the company from the University Medical Center Utrecht - one of the largest healthcare organizations in the Netherlands - where he served as professor and chairman of Pediatrics before being appointed as CEO in 2009.