Walter Van Dyck


Professor Walter Van Dyck is Associate professor of Technology & Innovation Management at Vlerick Business School. He is Partner and member of the Academic Committee as Chairman of the Technology & Operations Management Area. He is also the Director of the Vlerick Healthcare Management Centre.

He obtained a Doctorate of Business Administration with the highest honours from Cranfield University, School of Management (UK), a BA and MA from the Royal Military Academy Brussels, specialising in electronics and telecom, and an MBA from Vlerick. Prior to joining academia, he was Senior Strategy Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers and IBM in the fields of R&D and innovation management, predominantly active in global pharmaceutical and biotech companies.


Job Title : Director Healthcare Management Centre

Management Domain
Innovation Management
Healthcare Management


Teaching in
Executive MBA
Full-time MBA Programme
Advanced Management Programme
OMBA - Online MBA

Expert in
Strategic Innovation and R&D Management
Ideation in Science- and Technology-Based Ecosystems
Corporate Venturing and Intrapreneurship
Technology and Ecosystem Emergence
Technology- and IP-based Business Modelling
Life Sciences Management
Healthcare management