Niels van Stralen is co-founder and director of ChainCraft. His work focusses on the upcycling of organic residues to high value biochemicals for food, feed and chemical & material applications via innovative fermentation and downstream processing technologies.
With ChainCraft he developed their prime technology from lab to pilot to commercial demonstration scale. They raised two investment rounds and attracted significant subsidies and grants.
He holds a master of science in Biobased Technologies and a minor in Innovation Management from Wageningen University.