Published on 3 August 2021

What is your name?

Auke Dijkstra

What is your role within the BModesto Group?

I am working as a Research & Development Analyst within the BModesto Group.

Where did you grow up and where are you living now?

I grew up in a small town called Huizen. Right now I am living in Amsterdam with some friends.

When did you start at the BModesto Group?

I started 1,5 years ago.

What are your daily activities for BModesto?

Analyzing drugs on the Dutch market that are potentially interesting to import from abroad.

What makes working for the BModesto Group fun for you?

What I really enjoy is the challenge of constantly looking for new medicines that could be of interest for BModesto and the Dutch pharmaceutical market. I constantly learning new analysis skills here. This also allows me to brush up on my own field of expertise. Of course the colleagues I work with are also very pleasant to work with and I think that’s important too!

How does a day at the BModesto Group look like for you?

I always start the day with a nice cup of coffee. Then I go through my e-mails to see what’s on my to-do list and whether any new activities have been added to it. Then I move on to the most important part of my day and that is building analyzes and looking at what I can find that could be usefull in all the available data. I work in a team of 3 and we always have a moment of sparring at the end of the day. We discuss the things we run into and which we can use some input for. I have several meetings and calls every day with, for example, colleagues from procurement and sales.

How does your workspace look like?

I have a nice workspace in the brand new office. There are a lot of facilities and we have great coffee!

What do you like to do when you are not working?

I enjoy sports in my spare time. Sports that I often do are fitness, cycling and running when the weather is good. Besides sports I also like going out for a drink and visiting festivals. I like relaxing with friends and we play a board game, for example.

Wat is je favoriete film/serie?

Rick & Morty is my favorite TV Show! It has a lot of humor the animations a great. The TV Show contains many great fictional stories to look at.

What is your favorite place on the world and why?

The beautiful peninsula Holbox in Mexico. It is a fantastic location and the most beautiful place I have visited so far.

Life qoute/words to live by?

”A day without laughter is a day wasted.”

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