Sen. Vice President
University of Groningen
Manfred Eggersdorfer is Senior Vice President of DSM Nutritional Products and Head of Research and Development. DSM Nutritional Products is the world’s leading supplier of vitamins, carotenoids and nutritional ingredients to the feed, food, pharmaceutical and personal care industries. Prior to joining DSM, he was worked for BASF, Ludwigshafen in various positions, including Head of Research and Development-Fine Chemicals. Dr. Eggersdorfer studied chemistry at the Technical University, Munich and was a post-doctoral student at Stanford University. He is member of the Kuratorium of the Fraunhofer‐Gesellschaft and the author of numerous publications on vitamins, innovation in nutritional ingredients and renewable resources.