Maarten started his professional career in 2001 at Büchi Labortechnik where he founded the Benelux Sales Office in the Netherlands. From 2008 he worked for Sigma-Aldrich, Avantor, and Honeywell in different regional and global commercial leadership roles. In addition, Maarten has over 20 years of experience in the laboratory and research and fine chemical business.
Maarten holds an Engineer Diploma from the Rijn IJssel College in Analytical Chemistry, Arnhem the Netherlands. He graduated with a Diploma Ingenieur Business and Administration – Commercial Chemistry from the Saxion University for Applied Sciences, Deventer the Netherlands.
Maarten plans to focus on continuing to develop the Specialties Division into a strategic global business that fulfills customer needs with a special focus on quality, services and product offerings.