Paul Lelieveld Ir
Paul Lelieveld combines deep knowledge of the food, water, and life science industry with significant experience in investment and business development. His passion clearly lies in the field of innovation and building businesses. Here, he can create a lot of value by combining his strong people skills with analytical and strategic capabilities. In 2012, Paul started his own advisory firm, HalcyonBlue.
Over more than 25 years Paul has built a proven track record of identifying and building businesses and putting the right enablers into place. Paul has an excellent, high level, international network in the food, water and life science industry. As a person, Paul has a high level of empathy and can easily connect with all kind of people, engaging them and building bridges between different parties.
Paul has successfully led investment rounds for several companies, and has invested for among others Wageningen Business Generator and Multifund.
Currently Paul is a Board Member of Atriva GmbH, a company developing the next generation anti-viral therapies, and Chairman of the GHI-Financials, the funding arm of the Global Harmonization Initiative www.globalharmonization.net, the international network promoting harmonization of global food safety regulations and legislation.
Paul graduated from Delft University of Technology at the Bioprocess Technology Faculty in 1993.