PulmoTech is fortunate to have a motivated team consisting of (biomedical) engineers, with the goal to develop an innovative system that is able to support critically ill patients on mechanical ventilation. Our team is supported by Wellinq Medical (technology partner), Applied Biosignals (software partner), MD Project, Avania Clinical and Matrix Requirements.

Rutger Flink


Rutger has worked within critical care environments as a Biomedical Engineer for over 9 years. With his goal to improve the treatment and quality of lives of the critically ill, Rutger has founded PulmoTech. Having a background in project management and QA/RA roles within medical device companies, Rutger oversees all activities within PulmoTech.

Stefan Duizer

QA/RA Manager

Stefan has over 23 years of experience with Quality Assurance of which 18 years within the medical device industry. The last two years he has been heavily involved with MDR implementation projects. Within PulmoTech Stefan manages all QA/RA activities, to ensure our product complies to the highest standards.

Rik Schaart

R&D Manager

Rik is a graduated Biomedical Engineer who has joined PulmoTech during his graduate internship. He is responsible for the compliance of the catheter and all related documentation within the applicable (medical) regulations to successfully gain market access by the Notified Body (CE certification) and FDA (510k approval).

Laurens Hogenbirk

R&D Engineer

Laurens has a background in Biomedical Engineering, with internships at the Pediatric ICU of CHLA, he has gained valuable knowledge in the respiratory space. Within PulmoTech, Laurens is responsible for the design of the catheter, translating the requirements into specifications and a final product.

Willemijn Duivenvoorde

QA/RA Engineer

Willemijn is a graduated Biomedical Engineer. Within PulmoTech she is responsible for usability engineering, instructions for use, and has a special focus on the interaction between the iEPC and enteral nutrition.

Rick Boerma

Validation Engineer

Rick is an electrical engineer with a special focus on medical device development. As a validation engineer, he’s responsible for the validation of the test set-ups and the production line. This also involves the training of all personnel involved on the production line.

Richard Flink

Business Development Manager

Richard is a senior sale- and service professional, with a background in Physics. He has many years of experience in the high technology market, consulting and delivering equipment to the semiconductor industry. As Business Development Manager, Richard is responsible for setting up and maintaining business relations with our distributors.

Jurre Roeleveld

Intern Packaging - Alum

As a packaging engineer, Jurre was responsible for the completion of the packaging in compliance with ISO 11607 requirements. This included the sourcing of components and the design of the labeling.

Ana-Maria Constantinescu

Software Engineer - Alum

Ana has performed her Master Project of the Biomedical Engineering program in Groningen at PulmoTech and continued her project as software engineer. Ana was responsible for software development according to IEC 62304.