Personal and CV(downloads and links at page bottom)
Martien Broekhuijsen (1955) is the founder and owner of Marble ChemBio Consulting B.V.. He studied Molecular Sciences at Wageningen University. His two year master study consisted equally of Organic Chemistry and Molecular Biology.
He started his career in 1982 at the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) and worked for 10 years at genetic modification of bacteria and fungi. Since the early 1990s he worked in CBRNE Defence and Security of TNO.
During his career at TNO he did a one year marketing study at the Dutch marketing institute NIMA and received the marketing diploma NIMA-A. Besides research and project management, he took on responsibilities for marketing and acquisition. During several years he was a parttime business developer at TNO.
Martien Broekhuijsen is a biosafety officer authorised by the Dutch government and has been appointed biosafety officer at TNO for many years. He has set up the biosafety organisation at TNO from the start and was also responsible for setting up and maintaining the culture collection of dangerous pathogens.
In 2010 he left TNO and started his own company: Marble ChemBio Consulting B.V.
“Your added value on the tests was excellent and very efficient.”
Customer commenting on a recently completed test project with live agent
“Martien is trustworthy, accurate and solid. He is an inspiring projectleader that motivates others with his indepth knowledge and people management skills. His drive to achieve ambitious goals and his ability to organize new projects quickly and effectively, are impressive.”
“The project consortium knows Martien as a highly reliable, professional and result-oriented person, always delivering in time and solving problems fast and efficient as soon as they occur. He has a very deep experience in many facettes of the field of CBRN and also the capacity and willingness to share this knowledge in a fruitful way.”
Coördinator of an EU funded project
“Martien Broekhuijsen has good communicative skills and is customer oriented. He is able to combine a professional attitude with expert knowledge.”
Assessment report (translated from Dutch)
“Martien has during his time at our research institute showed that he is an effective, accurate and highly organized person with a high social competence. I am very comfortable in recommending the duties and professionalism of Martien Broekhuijsen for any future obligations.”
Director of foreign research institute