Edwin Hecker

Managing Partner
Schuttelaar & Partners
Participates in 2 items
  

Edwin Hecker is Managing Partners at Schuttelaar & Partners. Next to that he is involved in the more strategic and complex projects within S&P. Internet of Food & Farm (IoF2020) is among these projects where Edwin is the leader of work package Communication and Dissimination. Furthermore, Edwin is chairing the Secretariat of the New Breeding Techniques (NBT) Platform.

Edwin graduated in Industrial Engineering and Animal breeding from the University of Wageningen and completed NIMA B (Marketing). In 1987 he joined the Ministry of Agriculture and worked at several posts on animal welfare, hormone legislation and veterinary guarantee systems. In 1997 he was appointed Chairman of the Codex Committee on Food Additives and Contaminants till 2003. Edwin was appointed as Deputy Director of the Department of Veterinary and Food Affairs in 2000 where one of his task was to manage several crises, like Foot and Mouth Disease, Swine Fever and Dioxine. In 2003 he was appointed as director of the Minister’s Office. Edwin is also a member of the Groupe de Bruges (www.groupedebruges.eu), an independent think tank on European agriculture and rural development.

  

Items in which Edwin Hecker participates

Tuesday June 6, 2017

11:15 AM
11:15 AM

Wednesday June 7, 2017

2:45 PM
2:45 PM