Cor Marsman

Managing Consultant


Cor was project manager/consultant at Progress from 2011 until 2018. After two years of his professional career outside of Progress, Cor joined the team again in September 2020 as Senior Consultant and promoted to Managing Consultant mid 2021.

Cor started his career in 1982 as a medical analyst at the Gemini Hospital in Den Helder. In 1992 he graduated from the VU in Amsterdam as Biologist, with a major in Neurosciences. Since 1992 he has had several operational and quality management functions in very diverse companies related to the healthcare industry, including blood products, medical devices, biotech products, vaccines and advanced therapy products. During his career he has had QA responsibility for several large qualification and validation projects for upstream, downstream and fill-finish activities and at several locations he has been project manager for Quality Systems overhaul. As Quality manager/director (a.i.) Cor has been responsible for maintaining and improving Quality Systems and the performance of the QA officers team. He has been registered as a Qualified Person for different companies and also as Responsible Person.


In his spare time, Cor likes to do fine cooking and baking, as well as woodworking and driving his motorcycle.


  • QA management
  • QA systems
  • Qualified person
  • Responsible person
  • Project management
  • Quality Improvement projects
  • Biotech/ Biologicals/ ATMPs