Jan De Merlier

Author or co-author of over 30 reviewed papers in the most renowned scientific journals, Jan is the driving force behind countless innovation projects in chemistry, energy, pharmaceutical, automotive, construction… and has led major technology road mapping projects for multinationals and entire industries. Within CREAX, he defines the right solutions to customer-specific innovation needs and develops new innovation services.

Jan is the biggest optimist of the entire team: his enthusiasm keeps everybody going. He has two passions which are hard to reconcile: riding his racing bike for hundreds of kilometers to get in shape, and savoring a nice big piece of black chocolate.