Marcel joined Brightlands Venture Partners in 2020 as Venture Partner. He has a broad experience in the renewable / circular material industry as well an in the pharma / biotech space. He is engaged as board member and senior advisor in a number of companies, active in nutrition, personal care and renewable chemicals & materials.
Prior to working with Brightlands Venture Partners, he has held executive leadership positions at Avantium, Reverdia and DSM. His fields of activity include general management, corporate venture capital, business development, licensing and R&D.
Marcel holds a PhD from the University of Groningen in Organic Chemistry.