Marten den Haring, Ph.D., MSc

Chief Executive Officer

“I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.” – Leonardo da Vinci

Dr. Den Haring joined Lirio in May of 2019 and was named the Chief Executive Officer in June of 2021. 

Dr. Den Haring received his MSc & Ph.D. in Economics from universities in Europe and has over 25 years of product development and operations leadership experience, delivering award-winning AI solutions for health care, financial services, law enforcement, and national security. He has participated in several successful buy-side and sell-side M&A transactions for public and private technology companies in the United States and Canada.

Dr. Den Haring is a visionary technology executive, strategic thinker, change agent, and team builder. He is passionate about transforming health care and obsessed with digital technologies that reshape how we live, work, and play. Prior to Lirio, Marten was SVP Platform at Element AI, which was co-founded by Turing-award winner Dr. Yoshua Bengio. Marten also held executive positions at Oracle, OpenText, and Digital Reasoning.

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Fun Facts 

Favorite artist: Vincent Van Gogh.

Favorite thing as a child: Cross-country skiing in Norway.

Special hobbies/interests: I enjoy traveling, meeting interesting people, and a good espresso!

Location: NL, Belgium, France, Norway, Sweden, Canada, US (San Francisco, Nashville).

Other fun facts: Proud father of two daughters who love to play soccer and ride horses.

Extra Credit 

  • MSc in Economics & Business Admin 
  • Ph.D. in Business & Management 
  • Ph.D. Researcher at the Institute for Management of Innovation and Technology (IMIT)