Navigation Links
Genencor Appoints New Executive Vice President - Technical Enzymes
Date:10/1/2007

Glenn E. Nedwin, Ph.D., MBA to Join Genencor's Senior Management Team

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Genencor, a division of Danisco A/S, today announced that Dr. Glenn E. Nedwin will join the Division as Executive Vice President - Technical Enzymes, effective Oct. 1, 2007. As a member of the Genencor Senior Management Team, Dr. Nedwin will head the division's activities in Grain Processing (which includes current fuel ethanol business), Textiles, Specialties & Market Development. He will report directly to Genencor's CEO Tjerk de Ruiter.

Dr. Nedwin comes to Genencor from being Interim President and Chief Science Officer at Dyadic International, Inc., a biotech company active in the bioenergy and industrial enzymes fields. Prior to joining Dyadic, Dr. Nedwin was President of Novozymes, Inc., where he established the company's US R&D headquarters for Novozymes A/S, as well being active in business development. In addition to his 14+ years with Novozymes, his career has included key positions with XOMA Corporation, Ideon Corporation, Molecular Therapeutics, Inc., and Genentech, Inc.

Dr. Nedwin's appointment continues to enhance Genencor's world-class, organization and Management Team. "He brings both established leadership and international business experience with him to the division," said Tjerk de Ruiter, CEO of Genencor. "Our goal is to be the growth engine of Industrial Biotechnology and Dr. Nedwin's experience and vision will certainly help us get there."

In addition to de Ruiter and Nedwin, the Genencor Senior Management Team includes James Laughton, Executive Vice President - Food & Feed; Philippe Lavielle, Executive Vice President - Business Development; Michael Arbige, PhD., Executive Vice President - Technology; Carole Cobb, Senior Vice President - Global Supply; Jim Sjoerdsma, Senior Vice President - Human Resources; and Andrew Ashworth, Vice President - Finance.

About Genencor

Genencor, a division of Danisco A/S, is a leader in the industrial biotechnology sector. In more than 40 countries, Genencor's 1,500 employees develop and market innovative enzymes and biobased solutions to improve the performance and reduce the environmental impact of a wide variety of industries, from laundry detergents to transportation fuels. Genencor also develops and produces enzymes for the food, beverage and animal nutrition industries, which are sold under the Danisco brand. In partnership with our customers, technology leaders and other stakeholders, Genencor's cutting-edge biotech platform provides competitive and sustainable solutions to the world, positioning Genencor as one of the leaders in the emerging biobased economy.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Genencor
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Sharon Ethanol appoints operations director
2. Kyron appoints former AMA chairman to board
3. Brady appoints GE efficiency expert as CTO
4. Merge Healthcare appoints new CEO, reports $215 million Q2 loss
5. Johnson Controls appoints Roell to head EOC
6. SecurePipe appoints two senior execs
7. Milwaukees PointOne appoints new president and CEO
8. Third Wave appoints new chairman
9. Midwest Venture Summit disappoints; Cato grades Midwest governors
10. Sonic Foundry appoints Engineering Dean and Cometa CEO to Board of Directors
11. TeraMEDICA Appoints Prekop as New President
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/29/2016)... April 29, 2016 According ... Market Research "Separation Systems for Commercial Biotechnology Market ... and Forecast 2015 - 2023", the separation systems ... 10,665.5 Mn in 2014 and is projected to ... to 2023 to reach US$ 19,227.8 Mn in ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... San Diego, CA (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... ... Cell Foundation (NSCF) to support the development of a patient-specific stem cell therapy for ... Bratt-Leal in the lab of Dr. Jeanne Loring at The Scripps Research Institute in ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... , April 29, 2016 ... the latest update to its industry-leading treatment planning software, ... that Monaco version 5.11 provides ... now attain calculation speeds up to four times faster ... . With the industry,s gold standard Monte ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... , April 28, 2016 ... reports the Company,s CEO  was featured in an ... Enter When VCs Fear To Tread: http://www.lifescienceleader.com/doc/accelerators-enter-when-vcs-fear-to-tread-0001 ... magazine is an essential business journal ... from emerging biotechs to Big Pharmas. Their content ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/9/2016)... GARDENS, Fla. , March 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... management authentication and enrollment solutions, today announced the ... DigitalPersona ® Altus multi-factor authentication platform. ... and InfoSec managers to step-up security where it,s ... Washington, DC . ...
(Date:3/3/2016)... , March 3, 2016  2016FLEX, organized ... this week highlighting advancements in flexible, hybrid and ... record setting attendance - have gathered for short ... fast-growing field of electronics. The Flex Conference celebrates ... point for companies, R&D organizations, and universities contributing ...
(Date:3/2/2016)... 2016 http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cmt3hk/global_biometrics ) ... "Global Biometrics as a Service Market 2016-2020" ... --> http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cmt3hk/global_biometrics ) has announced the ... a Service Market 2016-2020" report to ... and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cmt3hk/global_biometrics ) has announced ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):