Chief Technology Officer
Marcus Remmers, a German national, is Chief Technology Officer at Royal DSM, based in Geleen (theNetherlands). As CTO, Marcus is responsible for Royal DSM’s global Science and Technology portfolio.He graduated in Chemistry at the Universities of Münster and Freiburg and finalized his DoctorateThesis at the Max-Planck-Institute for Polymer Chemistry in Mainz and did research at Stanford,Caltech and Cambridge. Marcus has strong knowledge and experience in polymer and life sciencesR&D, business operations, business development, strategy and change management. He isrecognized as an effective transformational leader and team builder with a broad internationalbackground. He started his career with Hoechst/Intervet in several managerial roles. In 2001, Marcusjoined Merial Ltd., where he had roles in Business Development, Country Management, Project andPortfolio Management and R&D in Pharma and Biologics.