Marcel Kloosterman

Marcel Kloosterman

Senior Business Developer at Chemelot Ventures

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Marcel Kloosterman has worked at DSM in various positions since 1985 and is currently (senior) investment manager for DSM Venturing (DSM’s corporate investment group), Limburg Ventures and Chemelot Ventures (both funds co-founded by DSM Nederland with regional focus). Targeting breakthrough private and listed companies in the areas of Life Sciences and Performance Materials that are looking for equity financing. Marcel holds various non-executive board seats in several European startups, while acting as investment committee member, advisory board member and jury member in several European investor forum panels. Marcel holds a PhD in Organic Chemistry (Leiden University).