Roger Lim – Roger Lim is a Dutch seconded national expert working for the European Commission DG SANTE in the unit Cross-border healthcare and eHealth since February 2015. He is part of the eHealth team working on improved interoperability of health systems across the EU for the benefit of the cross-border exchange of health data. In the team he is responsible for managing the eHealth Network, which was set up under the cross-border healthcare Directive as a voluntary network of EU Member States where strategic decisions on eHealth at EU-level are made. He is further responsible for topics related to the long term sustainability of eHealth in EU.
Before coming to the European Commission, he worked for 6 years for the Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports at the Health Insurance Directorate. There he, among other things, worked on the the implementation of the Cross-Border Healthcare Directive into national law, but also on the risk equalization model of the health insurance system.
Roger studied Business Economics at the Haarlem Business School, Business Administration at Macquarie University in Sydney (Australia), and holds a Master degree in Strategic Management from the Rotterdam School of Management (Erasmus University).