Jan Jongsma joined NutriLeads as VP Supply Chain & Operations

With effect from 16 November 2020 Jan Jongsma joined NutriLeads as VP Supply Chain & Operations. He has a broad experience in the global B-t-B Food and Pharma supply industries. And was active in senior management and executive roles in sourcing & trade, production, logistics, plant investment and procurement. For many years he has worked at FrieslandCampina […]

Publication of scientific results on gut microbiome modulation

One of NutriLeads’ health ingredients derived from carrot fibre, i.e. cRG-I, has been assessed for its prebiotic properties using an original combination of in vitro models that mimic parts of the human intestinal tract and the promising results have been published in a peer-reviewed scientific journal (Van den Abbeele et al, Nutrients 2020, 12(7), 1917; https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12071917). As expected […]

Changes NutriLeads’ Supervisory Board

Following the closing of Series B the composition of Nutrileads’ Supervisory Board has been changed. After nearly 5 years, Rudy Mareel stepped down as Chairman of the Board and Sanne Melles was selected as new Chairman. Nityen Lal joined the existing Board members, Florentine Fockema Andreae, Michel Briejer and Rob Beudeker who all remain in […]

Self-affirmed General Recognition of Safety for Xtramune™

NutriLeads has received positive feedback from an independent panel of experts that assessed the safety of its unique carrot-derived fiber that is specifically enriched for the rhamnogalacturonan-I pectin fraction, branded Xtramune™. It is NutriLeads’ first health ingredient planned for commercialization. The expertpanel concluded that the dossier, which reviews and summarizes all the available scientific evidence […]

NutriLeads attracts Series B funding to launch its innovative immune-enhancing ingredient, Xtramune™, and to progress its portfolio of health ingredients

3 September, 2020 Dutch Health Ingredients company, NUTRILEADS BV, announces the closing of a Series B financing round of 6.5 m€, led by ICOS CAPITAL together with GOEIE-GRUTTEN and existing shareholders DSM VENTURING, OOST NL, SHIFT INVEST and THUJA. NutriLeads, established in 2012, develops innovative natural food ingredients with clinically proven health benefits for application […]

Sweet Crosstalk project started

Nutrileads is a partner in the Sweet Crosstalk, a multidisciplinary European Innovative Training Network built to address the challenge at a molecular level how glycans are involved at the human mucosa microbiota interface, and how this correlates with human well-being. In the network the expertise ranges from chemical synthesis, biochemistry, structural biology to microbiology and […]

NutriLeads invited to join ScaleUpFood Program of ScaleUpNation

October 29th, 2019, Wageningen, the Netherlands Nutrileads is excited to join the ScaleUpFood Program of ScaleUpNation, a program for ventures built to empower the venture founders team through the transition from start-up to scale- up. Through transformational experiences in the Runway and ScaleUpFood and comprehensive leadership coaching and content sprints in the Flight Program, ventures […]

PhD position for Sweet Crosstalk (CLOSED)

  NutriLeads is partner in the Sweet Crosstalk, a multidisciplinary European Innovative Training Network built to address the challenge of understanding, at a molecular level, how glycans are involved at the human mucosa–microbiota interface, and how this correlates with human well-being. The research strategy of the Sweet Crosstalk program focuses on optimal synergy between chemistry […]

Karin van het Hof joins the team of NutriLeads

July 30th, 2019, Wageningen, The Netherlands Karin van het Hof has joined NutriLeads as Director of Operations. She is an experienced nutrition professional and has worked 25+ years in Unilever where she has collaborated with marketing, regulatory affairs and external partners to develop and exploit business opportunities related to nutrition and health at global scale. […]

NutriLeads selected as RisingFoodStars

March 15th, 2019, Wageningen, the Netherlands NutriLeads was selected as RisingFoodStars, the high potential, game-changing mature agrifood startups and early scaleups of EIT Food. EIT Food is – above all else – a network, and their excellence comes from their Partners. The initiative is made up of a consortium of key industry players, agrifood startups, […]