Olaf Such is currently the Global Head of Clinical Science, Magnetic Resonance Imaging Systems, Philips Healthcare, based in Best, the Netherlands. He has a PhD in Biomedical Engineering and an MBA from RWTH Aachen, Germany.
In his previous role, he led innovation programs on Physiological Measurements and Life Support, bridging high and low care application settings between Hospital and Home, within Philips Corporate Research, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, and Aachen, Germany.
He is active in IEEE EMBS as a Senior Member, and is a Board Member of the German Society of Biomedical Engineering (DGBMT im VDE), where he co-chairs a working group on Patient Surveillance.
He was born in 1966 in Moscow, grew up in Australia, and is married with two children.