Sylvie Bove is CEO of EIT Health. As an experienced business executive Sylvie Bove brings with her 20 years of experience in the life sciences, including positions in business development and global marketing. She was responsible for launching a number of new products and global brands at healthcare companies such as Coloplast A/S and Ferring Pharmaceuticals. During the last three years she has focused on the interface between academia, public‐private partnerships and industry collaborations, having established a new platform to strengthen the innovation process at Lund University. She also contributed to the creation of the Copenhagen Healthtech Cluster, developing its strategy, gathering stakeholders from the industry, academia and private sector, and securing funding.