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Board of Management and Executive Committee

Olivier Rigaud was appointed Chief Executive Officer at the extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders in August 2019. His current term of office runs from 2019 – 2023. 

Before joining Corbion, Olivier Rigaud was Chief Executive Officer of Naturex, worked for Tate & Lyle, and started his career at Amylum.
Olivier Rigaud holds the French nationality and was born in 1964.

Eddy van Rhede van der Kloot was appointed Chief Financial Officer at the annual General Meeting of Shareholders in May 2014. His current term of office runs from 2018 – 2022. He was re-appointed at the annual General Meeting of Shareholders in May 2021 for a third term of four years, starting after the annual General Meeting of Shareholders in 2022.

Before becoming CFO, Eddy van Rhede van der Kloot was SVP Finance at Corbion and served for seven years as CFO of Purac, a division of CSM. Prior to joining Corbion, he was divisional finance director for chemicals in the European region at Van Ommeren and, after the merger with Pakhoed, at Vopak. Prior to that, he held several technical and finance roles at Unilever. 
Eddy van Rhede van der Kloot holds the Dutch nationality and was born in 1963.

Marco Bootz is President Lactic Acid & Specialties and responsible for the business unit Lactic Acid & Specialties; he is a member of the Executive Committee since April 2020.

Before becoming President Lactic Acid & Specialties, Marco Bootz was Regional Vice President Sales for EMEA, SVP Biochemicals, Head of the global chemical and pharma business, and Commercial Director for Latin America at Corbion. Prior to joining Corbion, he worked for Perfetti van Melle and Unilever in business development and sales.
Marco Bootz holds the Dutch nationality and was born in 1972.

Aurélie Dalbiez is Chief Human Resources Officer and responsible for human resources; she is a member of the Executive Committee since July 2021.

Before joining Corbion, Aurélie Dalbiez was Head of HR for the Capsules and Health Ingredients business at Lonza. Prior to that, she worked for 12 years in various HR roles at Novartis. She started her career at Deutsche Bank before working for Capital International, a global investment company.
Aurélie Dalbiez holds the French nationality and was born in 1977.

Jacqueline van Lemmen is Chief Operations Officer and responsible for Corbion’s global operations; she is a member of the Executive Committee since April 2017.

Before joining Corbion, Jacqueline van Lemmen was VP Operations for DSM Biobased Products and Services after holding the same position for DSM Food Specialties. Before that she held several mostly manufacturing-related positions in different countries for DSM. She started her career at ICI. 
Jacqueline van Lemmen holds the Dutch nationality and was born in 1961.

Andy Muller is President Sustainable Food Solutions and responsible for the business unit Sustainable Food Solutions; he is a member of the Executive Committee since January 2015.

Before joining Corbion, Andy Muller served as SVP Global Sales, Innovation and Marketing at DuPont. Before that, he held several other positions in marketing and sales within Sensient and DuPont Nutrition & Health, formerly Danisco.
Andy Muller holds both the Argentinian and US nationality and was born in 1965.

Ruud Peerbooms is President Algae Ingredients and responsible for the business unit Algae Ingredients; he is a member of the Executive Committee since April 2020.

Before becoming President Algae Ingredients, Ruud Peerbooms was SVP Food at Corbion. Prior to joining Corbion, he worked at Kerry Group and Unilever in business development and sales. He started his career at Akzo Nobel. 

Ruud Peerbooms holds the Dutch nationality and was born in 1969.

Marcel Wubbolts is Chief Science and Sustainability Officer and responsible for Corbion’s global science and innovation portfolio; he is a member of the Executive Committee since November 2016.

Before joining Corbion, Marcel Wubbolts served as Chief Technology Officer at DSM. Before that, he held several other positions at DSM. He started his career at the Institute of Biotechnology at the ETH in Zürich.
Marcel Wubbolts holds the Dutch nationality and was born in 1963.