Non-Executive Director

Born and raised in a family of farmers, Koen obtained a Master's degree in Agricultural Science (Agricultural Engineer) from the University of Leuven, Belgium. After a post-graduate degree in Business Economics, he joined the department of Marketing and Technical Support of Seeds, Fertilizers and Plant Protection Products of the AVEVE Group, a Belgian cooperative. After various roles in sales, distribution and regulatory affairs in plant protection products at Hermoo, Belgium, Koen co-founded Globachem in 2000, a leading Belgian AgChem company. Koen is also a member of iGMO, the Impulse Center for Growth Management for medium-sized Enterprises of the Vlerick Business School.