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1. Pivot Park
The Spirit of Innovation
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2. Leaders in Life Sciences
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3. What’s happening now?
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4. A strong pharma
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5. 100 years in the making
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6. Dream big
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7. Driving innovation
through data
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8. Entrepreneurship,
community building and
the availability of talent
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9. Sustainable
in all we do
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10. Together, we can
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11. Lifelong learning
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12. Discover the secrets
behind the walls
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13. Hybrid learning
and shared
knowledge exchange
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14. Who’s that company?
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15. Accelerating
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16. Innovation and
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Discover the stories of our stars

Pivot Park. The spirit of innovation

Learn more about the story behind Pivot Park. Who we are, what we do, and why we do the things we do.

Leer meer over het verhaal achter Pivot Park. Wie zijn we, wat doen we en waarom doen we de dingen die we doen.

Leaders in Life Sciences podcast

The podcast with leaders of today and tomorrow in the life science sector, talking about their careers and motivations. All with the same goal: to improve global health. Search for a spot and listen to one of the podcasts.

De podcast met leiders van nu en straks in de life science sector. Een gesprek over hun carrières en drijfveren met één gemeenschappelijk doel: bijdragen aan het verbeteren van de gezondheid wereldwijd. Zoek een plekje en beluister een van de podcasts.

What’s happening now?

Completed in 1939, the Pharmacological Laboratory is the birthplace of many inventions with a major social impact, including ‘the pill’. Curious about what’s happening inside nowadays?

Het in 1939 voltooide Farmacologisch Laboratorium is de bakermat van vele uitvindingen met een grote maatschappelijke impact, waaronder ‘de pil’. Benieuwd naar wat er vandaag de dag binnen gebeurt?

A strong pharma heritage

Did you know the site you are visiting today has more than 100 years of history? Learn more about Pivot Park’s beginnings.

Wist je dat de site die u vandaag bezoekt meer dan 100 jaar geschiedenis bevat? Kom meer te weten over hoe Pivot is ontstaan.

100 years in the making

For Organon, it all started in 1923 when Dr Saal van Zwanenberg discovered how to extract insulin from the pancreas. What is their focus nowadays?

Voor Organon begon het allemaal in 1923 toen dr. Saal van Zwanenberg ontdekte hoe je insuline uit de alvleesklier kunt halen. Waar richten ze zich tegenwoordig op?

Dream big

Pivot Park helps entrepreneurs define the factors critical to their success. We ensure they have all the necessary resources to make their dreams come true. Explore one of these stories.

Pivot Park helpt ondernemers om de factoren te definiëren die cruciaal zijn voor hun succes. We zorgen ervoor dat ze over alle noodzakelijke middelen beschikken om hun dromen waar te maken. Ontdek een van deze verhalen.

Driving innovation through data

No discovery without research. No research without data. The more measurable we get – as humans – the more it will influence our quest to improve global health. Discover more.

Geen ontdekking zonder onderzoek. Geen onderzoek zonder data. Hoe meetbaarder wij als mensen worden, hoe meer het onze zoektocht naar het verbeteren van de wereldwijde gezondheid zal beïnvloeden. Ontdek meer.

Entrepreneurship, community building and the availability of talent

Our focus on these values makes Pivot Park the hub for a network of companies and knowledge institutes in the biopharma industry in Europe. Explore one of the stories.

Onze focus op deze waarden maakt Pivot Park tot dé hub voor een netwerk van bedrijven en kennisinstellingen in de biofarmaceutische industrie in Europa. Ontdek een van de verhalen.

Driven by sustainability in all we do

You could say that Pivot Park started up as a sustainable initiative. Buildings were reused and revived. But today, Pivot Park went even further. Discover how sustainability plays a big part in our daily business.

Je zou kunnen stellen dat Pivot Park begon als duurzaam initiatief. Gebouwen werden hergebruikt en een nieuw leven ingeblazen. Maar we hebben de lat hoger gelegd. Ontdek hoe duurzaamheid een grote rol speelt in onze dagelijkse activiteiten.

Together, we can

Pivot Park works with a lot of partners. This is the story of just one of those partners. Learn more.

Pivot Park werkt samen met een heleboel partners. Een van deze partners doet zijn verhaal. Leer meer.

Lifelong learning

Pivot Park is at the centre of a vibrant ecosystem of knowledge institutes and related companies. We encourage a place for lifelong learning to keep developing your skills throughout your career. How?

Pivot Park ligt in het centrum van een bruisend ecosysteem van kennisinstellingen en branche gerelateerde bedrijven. We stimuleren een ‘lifelong learning’ omgeving waarin je jezelf kunt blijven ontwikkelen gedurende je carrière. Hoe?

Discover the secrets behind the walls

The buildings of Pivot Park are a reflection of an eventful history. But … what’s going on behind those walls today? Explore more.

De gebouwen van Pivot Park zijn een weerspiegeling van een bewogen geschiedenis. Maar… wat gebeurt er nu achter deze muren? Ontdek meer.

Hybrid learning and shared knowledge exchange

At Pivot Park, we offer the minor Drug Discovery. Students and companies collaborate to contribute to the early stages of drug discovery. Curious?

Op Pivot Park bieden we de minor Drug Discovery aan. Studenten en bedrijven werken samen om hun bijdrage te leveren aan vroege stadia van medicijnontdekking. Nieuwsgierig?

Who’s that company?

By building a world-class biopharmaceutical R&D infrastructure, Pivot Park creates the perfect conditions for start-ups, scale-ups and established companies to grow. Explore one of the stories.

Door een biofarmaceutische R&D-infrastructuur van wereldklasse te bouwen, creëert Pivot Park de perfecte omstandigheden voor voor start-ups, scale-ups en gevestigde bedrijven om te groeien. Ontdek een van de verhalen.


Here at Pivot Park, we do all we can to ensure that entrepreneurs have every opportunity to accelerate their growth. Curious to hear one of their stories?

Op Pivot Park doen we er alles aan om ervoor te zorgen dat de ondernemers alle kansen krijgen om hun groei te versnellen. Benieuwd naar een van verhalen?

Innovation and entrepreneurship

At Pivot Park, there are several companies who provide a wide range of analytical and business support. It’s everything you need to make your innovation a business success. Listen to this exciting story.

Op Pivot Park zitten een aantal bedrijven die samen een breed scala aan analytische en business support bieden. Alles wat je nodig hebt om je innovatie tot een zakelijk succes te maken. Luister naar dit spannende verhaal.

Pivot Park Captains' Dinner

10 years ago, Pivot Park opened its doors to the world. Thanks to your commitment, support and confidence, we have been able to grow it into the successful and innovative biopharmaceutical campus it is today.

Now it’s time to celebrate!

We are therefore delighted to invite you – along with all your fellow CEOs at Pivot Park – to a special night out featuring inspiring art, a wonderful dinner and lots of opportunities to network and exchange ideas.

Erwin Wurm | Am I a House?

For the first time, the artist shows a cross-section of his work, from Narrow Furniture to One Minute Sculptures, within the walls of a historic building. Villa Constance, a former home that today houses Museum Jan Cunen, is not only a location but also part of the conversation. Because what exactly is a house?


The development of medicines in Oss began one hundred years ago. It was then that the foundations were laid for what would become a flourishing pharmaceutical sector in the Netherlands, leading to groundbreaking discoveries such as insulin and the anti-conception pill.

Today, the entire chain is still represented in Oss, from early-stage research to the commercial scale production of medicines. Working in Oss, we focus on the health of people all over the world. Employees at dozens of companies large and small put their heart and soul into new medicines, products and services that will improve lives worldwide. Together, our strength lies in our combination of broad knowledge about the development of medicines and a thorough understanding of the requirements of high-quality production.

This shared past and common values stimulate strong bonds among everyone who works in pharmaceuticals in Oss. We build on qualities, expertise and networks that go back decades. And with a wide variety of pharmaceutical companies, suppliers and scientific institutions all located nearby, we offer an attractive business climate and an excellent basis for international collaboration.

We are proud to work together to create a better and healthier future for all, a collaboration that in turn fuels growing employment: today, most pharmaceutical jobs in the Netherlands are in Oss. Here we connect talent and companies and stimulate entrepreneurship, while our expert employees are our most important asset. Their drive ensures that Oss has an influence on health all over the world.

Pharma in Oss offers endless opportunities to startups and talent in a city and region that is a joy to live and work in. We are committed to collaboration and sustainable and successful entrepreneurship. Oss’s pharmaceutical companies are intrinsically competitive while also being committed to quality and safety. This, plus their focus on new health solutions and contemporary technology, makes us a leader in our pursuit of a better life for people worldwide.