Patrick Claessen joins Chemelot Ventures as Sr. Investment Manager

We are very pleased to announce that Patrick Claessen will be joining the Chemelot Ventures team as a Senior Investment Manager starting May 1st 2016. He will be working out of the Brightlands Chemelot campus in Geleen. Before joining Chemelot Ventures Patrick held various positions at RWE (previously Essent) during his ten year employment at the company, including Senior Participations Manager. Prior to that he worked as an Investment Manager at the Brabant Development Agency (BOM) and as an Analyst at Van Lanschot Corporate Finance as well as Sakura Bank. Patrick holds a Master of Science degree in Business Economics from Tilburg University and a Master degree in Financial & Strategic Management from VLEKHO.

You can reach Patrick via phone at +31 611 37 09 32 or via email at

We wholeheartedly welcome Patrick to our team.

The Chemelot Ventures team:
Casper Bruens
Marcel Kloosterman
Kim de Boer
Jeffrey Williams