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  Mr. Marcel Van Berkel
Chief Commercial Officer
Business leader in the bio-based economy with a background in Chemistry and Business Administration developing both disciplines at Solvay and DSM over more than 30 years. Marcel is a business professional with broad experience combining tactical development expertise and entrepreneurship to lead international businesses and innovation. Continuously delivers superior business results by generating new business opportunities and achieving significant increases in revenue streams. Effectively establishes strong relationships with companies and international partners to gain strategic alliances exceeding competitor service and development.



Geleen, Netherlands

GFBiochemicals is the only company to produce levulinic acid at commercial scale directly from biomass.

GFBiochemicals is bringing biobased levulinic acid to market through technology innovation. Levulinic acid is a platform chemical with significant potential to replace petroleum-based products in the chemical and biofuel sectors. GFBiochemicals has proprietary technology and a commercial-scale plant in Caserta, Italy. Our proprietary technology portfolio and experience makes GFBiochemicals a leader in the field. Customers tap into the potential of a unique chemical portfolio, based on levulinic acid. This approach will further enable new applications for versatile chemical platform products, which we support with in-house process development, production and commercialization.

bio-chemicals /  bio-solvents /  bio-plasticizers /  bio-polyols / 
 Organisation Activities
Activity: private company (start-up/sme) with an innovative product, technology or service
Technology Sectors: energy, clean technology, environment / industrial products, materials & nanotech
Geographic: south america / northern america / asia / europe


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