Jan-Philipp Beck is CEO of EIT Health and chairs the organisation’s Management Board. He was appointed to the position on 1 February 2018. Prior to this Jan-Philipp was EIT Health’s COO where he contributed significantly to developing the structure, system and processes of the organisation during this establishment phase, as well as managing the organisation’s portfolio of projects through active monitoring of performance and impact.
He joined EIT Health in 2015 from EY and previously Deloitte, where his work involved supporting industry, universities and research organisations with the development and roll-out of R&D, innovation projects and related financing concepts.
Prior to this, he was Executive Director of the European Youth Parliament, an educational project of the Schwarzkopf-Stiftung in Berlin, where he oversaw the organisation’s work connecting over 30,000 young people a year across 34 countries. He holds a MA in Political Science, Economics and English from Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen in Germany.