Board of Directors
Drs. Toine Janssen MBA, Chief Executive Officer
Has an extensive experience in leading and building high technology businesses. He
was Vice President BU Primaries for Flexsys and had several Director functions for Philips
Electronics and Lucent Technologies.
Drs. Ton van Manen, Director Product Development
Has a wide technical, chemical and business experience of over 25 years in the
Flavor and Fragrance industry. He was manager R&D and manager New Business Development
at PFW Aroma Chemicals B.V.
Dr. Rinus Broxterman, Director R&D / Corporate Scientist DSM
Has a broad experience as a Corporate Scientist Route scouting & Selection.
Dr. Theo Sonke, Project Director Biotechnology
Has more than 20 years experience in biotechnology. He is also one of the regular guest
lecturers of the annual Advanced Course on Biocatalysis at the Delft University of
Technology, is (co-)author of 24 papers in scientific journals and textbooks and is
co-inventor of 11 patent applications.
Dr. Marijn Rijkers, Director Production / Senior Technologist DSM
Has an extensive experience in Project Management in Down Stream Processing, Process
Technology and Biotech implementation.