Prof. A. (Alle) Bruggink
Former DSM, emeritus Radboud University Nijmegen
1957-1962: HBS-B [high school], Assen.
1962-1968 Chemistry, University of Groningen
1968-1971 Ph.D., physical organic chemistry,
University of Groningen
1971-1972 Post doc. at Univ. of Groningen,
(With Prof. Hogeveen; organo-metal catalysis).
1972-1974 Postdoc. at Univ. of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
(with prof. McKillop; organic synthesis)
1974-1986 Research manager, Oce -Andeno, Venlo,
1986-1991 Manager Strategy and Marketing Research,
DSM Andeno, Venlo , The Netherlands.
1991-1994 R&D Director DSM Andeno, Venlo.
1994-1998 Director Technology & Strategy, Chemferm (joint venture DSM – Gist-brocades), Breda, The Netherlands.
1999-2003 Coordinator Corporate Research Life Science Products,
DSM Research, Geleen, The Netherlands.
2003-2006 DSM Corporate Technology; Technology and Sustainability
1988-2007 Part-time Professor Industrial Organic Chemistry,
Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
2001-2004 Member DCO board (National Foundation on Sustainable Chemistry Development).
2002-2007 Chairman NWO-ACTS (Advanced Chemistry and Technology for Sustainability)
2005- Member Platform Groene Grondstoffen (Chemistry in a Bio-based Economy)
2006- Member board Royal Dutch Chemical Society (KNCV)
• Precision in chemistry (chemo- and biocatalysis, chirality).
• International developments in (fine) chemical industry, Life Sciences and pharmaceuticals.
• Integration of chemistry and biology
• Sustainable technology development and long-term strategy definition.