Marcel Levi (1964) is CEO of University College London Hospitals. Prioir to this, he was chairman of the Executive Board of the AMC and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
After his medical training and specialization in Internal Medicine he obtained his PhD (1991) and was appointed as a Fellow by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Science. He obtained a MSc degree at the University of Oxford in Evidence-based Health Care and worked at the University of Perugia, Italy and the Center for Transgene Technology and Genetherapy of the University of Leuven, Belgium. In 2000 he was appointed Professor of Medicine at the University of Amsterdam and chairman of the Department of Medicine of the Academic Medical Center, the Netherlands. He has published more than 700 articles in international scientific journals, has been awarded several international research awards, and serves as an associate editor for many international scientific journals. He is currently vice-chairman of the Netherlands Organization for Medical Research (ZON-MW). He was elected as a honorary fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in the UK and as a member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Science (KNAW) and member of the European Medical Research Council.