Senior Process Technologist
Ing. Stefaan Breestraat (m) is Senior Process Technologist at the BPF.
After completing his study bioprocess technology at the HR&O Delft and defending his thesis “Mixed Substrate Utilization by Schizosachromyces pombe”, in collaboration with the TU-Delft in 1995, Stefaan Breestraat started his working career at DSM. During almost 20 years Stefaan has worked on fermentation processes ranging from laboratory scale development, piloting, large scale implementation to support to production being responsible scientist fermentation in several food and pharma related projects. In 2017 Stefaan Breestraat started working at the BPF as senior process technologist fermentation and (food) hygiene expert responsible for the proper scale-up and implementation of customer processes.