Karin van het Hof
Director of Operations
Karin joined NutriLeads as a senior member of the staff in March 2019 to support in the scale up of NutriLeads. She drives the regulatory approval processes, health claims development and the implementation of the innovation development plan with the team.
After a successful career in Unilever with various leadership roles, including the line management of Unilever’s global Nutrition and Health Research group, Karin acts as a consultant for academia, NGOs and food industry. She is an experienced nutrition professional and has worked closely with marketing, regulatory affairs and external partners to develop and exploit business opportunities related to nutrition and health at global scale.
Karin obtained her PhD in Nutrition and Health at the Wageningen University based on research related to the bioavailability of dietary carotenoids. Since January 2019, she is Visiting Associate Professor at the Division of Human Nutrition and Health of the Wageningen University.