Leiden Bio Science Park Foundation
BioPartner Center 2
J.H. Oortweg 19
2333 CH Leiden
T : +31 (0)71 524 75 55
Settling at the park
Your first point of contact when you consider settling at the park is Ellen Smit. She knows the available premises, she assists in the settling in and brings you in contact with the right people. Please contact Ellen Smit at +31 71 524 75 54 or
+31 625 18 05 97.
Biotech Training Facility
For information on the courses and available facilities at the Biotech Training Facility, please contact Rebekah Bikker, Marketing/Commercial Manager at +31 639 86 51 92.
The two municipalities at whose territory the science park is located, Leiden en Oegstgeest are responsible for the urban planning, master plans, the zoning plans, infrastructural improvements, mobility and the planning supervision. Please contact Account Manager Jessica Hilhorst (Leiden), or Bob van der Zande (Oegstgeest).
Barbara Brunnhuber is your contact person for all matters concerning starting a life science company at Leiden Bio Science Park. Barbara will bring you in contact with the necessary people, networks, funding and housing.
Contact Barbara Brunnhuber, Project Manager Starters at +31 71 524 75 58.
For all matters on mobility, safety, collective purchasing contacts, please also contact Ellen Smit, in her role as Business Park Manager, or call Ellen at +31 71 524 75 54 or mobile
+31 625 18 05 97.
For any questions concerning the Life Sciences café, or your company profile, news, jobs or events on this website or the OV BSP site, and the office management of both organisations, please contact
Carla van der Laan, (Office Manager) at +31 71 524 75 55.
Expat: warm welcome
To underline the importance of international knowledge workers to the Leiden region, the Expat Centre was set up. The Expat Centre is located at the Visitor Centre Leiden and helps expats settle in the Leiden region by advising on matters of immigration, formalities and the practical aspects of living and social life in Leiden.
Maintenance of the park
Please contact Leo Zandvliet, the OV BSP Maintenance Manager, concerning maintenance issues at the science park, phone
+31 638 14 88 80.
InnovationQuarter is the regional economic development organization for the West Holland region. InnovationQuarter strengthens the regional economy by funding innovative and fast growing companies, by assisting foreign companies to settle in the region and stimulating the innovation potential of the area.
Lunches and meetings
De Stal is the social focal point at the park, the location for lunches and meetings. The monthly Life Sciences cafés take place at De Stal. It also serves as Leiden Bio Science Park’s information centre.