Danny Gonnissen, Ph.D., started his career in R&D and New Product Development at Belgian steel wire giant Bekaert. Between 2009 and 2012, Danny lead the corporate venturing activities of the Bekaert Group, holding director positions in different portfolio companies and in the advisory boards of strategic venture capital funds in Europe, North-America and China.
In 2012 he joined Qbic as Investment Partner, focusing on sectors in the field of cleantech, new materials and engineering.
Danny holds a Ph.D. in Applied Sciences and an M.Sc. in Metallurgy from the Free University of Brussels.