Pauline Bieringa is the Chairman of the NYSE Euronext listed LSP Life Sciences Fund. Pauline has a wide international finance and banking experience, especially in wholesale banking and risk management. She worked for 14 years with ING Bank in various management functions, lastly as Managing Director Corporate Banking at ING BHF Bank in Germany. In 2004 Pauline joined Dutch BNG Bank as a Managing Director with direct responsibility for the bank's lending portfolio. She is also a member of the Supervisory Board of the Open University of Heerlen and a member of the Supervisory Board of the Dutch Kas Bank, a European specialist in wholesale securities services.