Advisory Board

To strengthen its business development possibilities BRS established a strong Advisory Board, composed of senior, well-experienced entrepreneurs and scientists.

Currently our Advisory Board consists of:

  • Prof. Dr. Alle Bruggink
  • Denis Maessen LLM, MMC
  • Jeroen Willemsen MSc
  • Eric Brinckmann MSc

About the board:

Alle Bruggink  is a retired R&D director of Chemferm and DSM Andeno. He is also professor Industrial Organic Chemistry at Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen and Biorefinery expert through managerial positions at KNCV, Biobrug, DCO, MinEZ Platform Groene Grondstoffen, NWO-ACTS and WTC Biobased Economy.

Jeroen Willemsen is an entrepreneur, founder and commercial director of meat replacer company ‘Ohja’ and ‘Het Planeet’ (branche organisation for green protein companies). Expertise: commercialisation of plant based proteins.

Eric Brinckmann is director of ‘Waterpark Het Lankheet’ and responsible for KRW en WW21 oriented innovations. Partner in Bioforte B.V. (bioenergy provider).

Denis Maessen Is an entrepreneur and works as triple helix player mainly in the field of strategy and business development. He is also active as member of the Social Economic Council of the Netherlands, president of the European Forum of Independent Professionals and as chairman or board member active in several fora in the field of politics and political representation.