Geert van Liempt

Senior Consultant


Geert joined Progress in January 2011. Geert studied biochemistry at Utrecht University of Applied Sciences. His first employer was Checkmark Laboratorium Support. Here Geert followed the Analyst Development Programme (ADP). As part of this three-year career programme he worked as an analyst in the biochemical analysis development department of DSM Food Specialties, and the departments QC Influenza and Biopharmaceutical R&D of Solvay Pharmaceuticals.

In 2008, he joined Solvay Biologicals. First as an analyst, later as process developer DSP and team leader of various project teams. As process developer he optimised and validated various process steps for new production processes.


Geert (1982) lives with his girlfriend and three children in Maarssen. In his free time he enjoys doing DIY projects around the house as well as gardening, and he can also be found on the football field.


  • Product and process development
  • Quality by Design
  • Validation management
  • Project management
  • Risk analysis and management (FMEA, HACCP, etc.)