[one_third padding=”0 20px 0 0″]Jan-Pleun Lens, Executive Vice President Reseach & Development[/one_third][two_third_last padding=”0px 0px 0 0px”]Jan-Pleun Lens
Executive Vice President Research & Development

Dr. Jan-Pleun Lens brings over two decades of research and development expertise in polymer technology, intellectual property, product management, and product stewardship to his leadership of the Develop Team. He has published over 25 scientific articles and is (co-)inventor on more than 60 patent families. Prior to Cooley, “JP” held a variety of technology leadership positions at GE Plastics (now SABIC) and was VP, Research and Application Development at FRX Polymers, a startup company that commercialized the first non-halogenated, polymeric flame retardants. JP has a MSc in Chemical Engineering and a PhD in Polymer Technology from the University of Twente in the Netherlands.