Business Development Manager at Novozymes
Willem has a track record of creating partnerships all the way from technology scouting, incubation to deal making to deliver growth options for new business opportunities and products. Curiosity driven and possessing a broad interest for new technologies and applications, he has an ability to translate technology innovation into commercial potential and novel products.
Having extensive experience across different sectors; Ag, Industrial Biotech, Animal Health&Nutrition and Renewable Energy, Willem is also culturally fluent across Europe and the U.S. in understanding the ecosystems for innovation both in start-up scenes and for corporate innovation. Willem enjoys being a frequent panelist and judge for start-up pitch-competitions.