Reverdia announced today that Pascal Moritz has been appointed New Business Development Manager for Europe, effective from 1 May 2015. Pascal Moritz brings a wealth of experience and a strong industry network to Reverdia. He was previously Business Manager at the bio-based polymers division at Roquette Frères for over 20 years, in various commercial roles.
Jo Kockelkoren, Reverdia’s Global Commercial Director said, “We are thrilled to bring such an experienced person into the team. This appointment underlines Reverdia’s long-term commitment to further developing and leading the bio-succinic acid market. We have been producing commercial-scale Biosuccinium™ in our 10,000 MT capacity plant in Cassano, Italy since 2013. Reverdia has already commercialized best-in-class, low pH yeast-based succinic acid and also offers access to its patented Biosuccinium™ technology under license.”
Reverdia is the joint venture between Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, and Roquette Frères, the global starch and starch-derivatives company. Reverdia takes a leadership position on quality, sustainability and reliability, focusing on market and application development.
Combining the knowledge and experience of DSM and Roquette, Reverdia produces, sells and licenses Biosuccinium™.