Sanquin employs people working in many different disciplines, including donor assistants, doctors, pharmacists, researchers, laboratory technicians and production staff.

Sanquin has a Supervisory Board responsible for the overall monitoring of the organisation’s operations. The Executive Board is the senior management body of Sanquin. There are also a number of Advisory Councils within Sanquin that support the Executive Board.

Sanquin consists of the following organizational units: the Blood Bank, Prothya Biosolutions, Diagnostic Services B.V., Sanquin Innovation B.V. and Research and Labservices. The Corporate Staff supports these units and advises the Executive Board.