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Henry Geraedts PhD, BA Adjunct Professors

Adjunct Professor, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Saskatchewan campus

Dr. Geraedts has for some 30 years worked at the interface of leading edge science and R&D, and the building and management of several science and technology based organizations.

He was the founding Managing Director of a groundbreaking Canadian life sciences consortium (Networks of Centres of Excellence), founder/co-founder of several biotechnology and nanotechnology companies in Canada and Europe, and served as Entrepreneur in Residence with a leading Canadian venture capital fund.

Dr Geraedts has broad experience as a supervisory board member including as Chairman, in North America and Europe, and has acted as advisor to industry, government and academia internationally.

He has a lifelong interest in issues that drive politics and economics at sectoral, national and international levels, with a particular interest in China, pursued throughout a 35 year career in academe, finance and business. He is guided by an inherently skeptical and contrarian understanding of things, and regularly corresponds with journalists and media commentators internationally.


  • PhD, International Political Economy, Lund University (Sweden)
  • BA, Political Science, Economic History, Oriental Studies, Lund University 
  • Diplome, Ecole Supérieur de Journalisme, Paris, France
  • Baccalauréat Lycée International, St Germain en Laye, France