Christian Lenges, Venture Director at IFF in the Health and Biosciences Division. Creating and building technology-driven ventures and growth platforms enabled through biotechnology and directed to sustainable materials innovation.
Rooted expertise in building winning business models in the fields of specialty chemicals and polymers and performance materials. Passionate to drive science-based innovation from ideation to commercial reality from industrials to formulated products and consumer engagement. Diploma Degree in Chemistry from the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf, and a PhD in Chemistry & Catalysis from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.