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Managing Director
Willem Böttger is part time professor Biobased Building in the Center of Expertise Biobased Economy (CoE BBE) and director of NPSP, a company developing biobased composite materials.
Willem studied Experimental Physics at the University of Amsterdam. After working as a researcher at the Building Department of Dutch institute of Applied Science (TNO), he worked as project leader of major EU research and demonstration projects at the Department of Building Integrated Photovoltaics at Ecofys research and consultancy on renewable energy. Hereafter he worked as senior strategist for Netherlands leading utility company Essent. In 2003 he joined NPSP, development company in sustainable, fiber reinforced bio plastic products for construction, design, mobility and industry. NPSP won the price for most sustainable company in the Dutch Rubber and Plastics market. Since summer 2015 Willem Böttger combines this with being responsible for the research group Biobased Building of the CoE BBE.