Yvonne van der Meer

Yvonne van der Meer

Program Leader Biobased Materials at Maastricht University

Startupbootcamp Commerce Amsterdam || Smart Materials Sittard Mentor

Yvonne (1971) is an enthusiastic and ambitious personality. She is program leader Biobased Materials at Maastricht University, Brightlands Chemelot Campus. Yvonne combines a background in chemistry with strong strategic and pioneering skills. Her goal is to realize flourishing biobased materials research and education activities that will have a substantive impact on society. She initiated and managed several public private partnerships in sustainable chemistry and she is experienced in creating synergies between entrepreneurs and universities. Her personal drive is to support technologies and innovations that make a difference in daily life. This perfectly fits with being a mentor to support smart material entrepreneurs achieving their goals.