Mr. Vincent Baeyens 


Vincent Baeyens is a recognized expert with 20+ years of experience in global Research and Development of innovative ophthalmic medical devices and drugs, including formulation, preservative-free products and technologies, stability, nonclinical studies and clinical development programs.


He is currently Senior Director of Clinical Operations EMEA at Santen.


He holds a Pharmacist degree from the University of Louvain in Belgium and has achieved a PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, ophthalmology at the University of Geneva on the development of topical bioadhesive ophthalmic drug delivery systems.


He was Associate Director Ophthalmology R&D at TRB Chemedica International SA, where he led the global Research and Development division of Ophthalmology.


He has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals.


Recently he won the Laureate of the Santen Global R&D Award – 2017 for his achievements in the uveitis program.


Finally, he developed and implemented the Santen competency framework with the clinical operations function.