The team

Fred van Beuningen – Director

In his time before Clean Tech Delta, Fred has had many prestigious positions at amongst others: The Royal Dutch Shell as head of sales, and Akzo Nobel as head of the innovation department. Next to his activities at CTD Fred currently serves on the investment advisory council of an international clean tech fund and on the Dutch ministerial bio renewable and business platform, is part of the Board for Future Energy Business at the Erasmus University, was asked to lead a strategy group on circular economy in the Roadmap Next economy with TIR, the consultancy of Jeremy Rifkin and co founded the Impact Media House to use modern media technology for social purposes. Fred is Managing partner of the Chrysalix RoboValley Venture Capital fund and builds a global braintrust around emerging technologies such as intelligent systems and AI that will disrupt a variety of industries and lead to next level productivity and sustainability.

Mayte de Vries – Project manager Circular Economy

Mayte has a background in business administration and gained experience in renewable energy and the circular economy in different countries. Within CTD she will focus on the theme circular economy and will bring organizations together for project development. Mayte also likes to think along with you about your business case and what your next step will be.


Else Veldman – Project manager Sustainable Cities

Else has always worked on innovations where sustainability and technology come together, particularly in the areas of energy, smart mobility and smart cities. With her technical background, Else is highly interested in new technologies and smart applications. Therefore, she likes to connect these with concrete and current issues and opportunities. Else will be happy to work with you on how you can approach new challenges and how to connect them with new solutions.


Eli Prins – Junior Project manager: start-up and knowledge institutions

At Clean Tech Delta, Eli will be involved, among other things, in looking for opportunities for startups within the Clean technology industry, by connecting them to the Clean Tech Delta network and increasing their chances of success in the market. Furthermore, Eli will intensify the relationship between knowledge institutions and the business world. In this way, novel technologies will have a better chance to reach the market.

Mayke Hageraats – Office manager

Mayke is the first point of contact at CTD. For new initiatives, organizational matters and questions you can contact her. She will then help you, or direct you to the right CTD team member.


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