Project Description

Martijn Adorf

Managing Director
Terra Nova Life Sciences

Mr. Adorf has a career in life sciences companies in a number of global and regional management positions in large corporates. Most recently, Mr Adorf was Managing Director of Nutreco’s Business Unit Feed Additives (part of SHV) from 2013 until end 2017 and member of the Nutreco Executive Committee. He was responsible for significant global growth of the Selko feed additives business, focusing on reduction of antibiotics in livestock production, and the acquisition of Micronutrients in the USA.

He now partners with Private Equity, Venture Capital and start-up/scale-up companies acting in the sustainable feed-food value chain and participates where possible in innovative growth opportunities.

Before joining Nutreco, he also held various global management roles at Royal DSM, where his focus was on human nutrition ingredients for health. In the 1990s he was in AkzoNobel’s medical diagnostics group and eventually led their regional business in South-East Asia.

Mr. Adorf holds an MSc in biochemistry from the Radboud University, Nijmegen, in the Netherlands.