Peter van Gelderen has a PhD in theoretical physics and worked in the PHILIPS RESEARCH LABORATORIES in materials science and nanotechnology. Thereafter, he spent 5 years in DELOITTE CONSULTING, advising energy, water and waste recycling coroporations on strategy and innovation.
Peter co-founded cleantech investment company ICOS CAPITAL in 2006 together with two partners from ALPINVEST, the private equity investment arm of the two largest Dutch pension funds. ICOS CAPITAL has partnered with large corporations to jointly explore the cleantech markets by investing in new technologies with potential to generate great returns for investors.
Peter is an active investment Partner and Director on the Board of 5 investment companies including one algae start-up. He is also responsible for the investment strategy of ICOS CAPITAL.
4th Algae World Europe 2012 Munich Speaker
Day 1 – Tuesday, 22 May
09:40 Attracting Funding and Capital Investment for Algae
4TH ALGAE WORLD EUROPE 2012 is a conference dedicated towards providing objective insights on the commercialization of Algae Biofuels, as well the latest advances and constraints in Algae cultivation, harvesting & processing. To find more about 4th Algae World Europe in Munich from May 22 to 23, 2012, please visit http://www.futureenergyevents.com/algae/.