Prior to his role at S-Biomedic, Wesley has accumulated some two decades of experience in developing and commercializing fermentation-based products that address unmet health and nutrition needs. Wesley started in microbiology research, and then moved to business and corporate development in the life-sciences industry. He worked for both multinationals and start-ups and served as Director of Global New Market Development for DuPont Industrial Biosciences and the Danisco Health & Nutrition business. He was Chief Commercial Officer for Inbiose, active in development of ingredients for infant and adult health. Previously Wesley has been a consultant working at the interface of science and business assisting VC’s, start-ups and scale-up ventures and food ingredient companies. He holds a PhD in Microbiology and Biochemistry from Ghent University.
Wesley is a panellist on the panel: Agents of Beauty: scratching the nutricosmetic surface.