Press release

DDF Services is now Catalyze

Amsterdam, January 23rd 2014

We are pleased to announce that on Thursday January 23rd 2014, Catalyze was officially launched at its new office location at the Joop Geesinkweg in Amsterdam. We are thankful for all clients that have put their trust in DDF Services of the past 5 years. The launch of Catalyze as new identity and our new office location is a natural next step to facilitate our further growth and ambitions.During the launch event Catalyze was happy to welcome many of its clients to announce our new name, logo, website and new services provided by our company. The day had contributions by the founders of Catalyze Theodoor Rutgers, Jalal Es-Sbai and Henk Vietor. In addition, Catalyze was pleased to have former CEO of Crucell Ronald Brus as guest speaker to present the new book by Mark Blaisse on Crucell’s history (translated title: Crucell’s Rebels).

Theodoor Rutgers said: “This is an exciting time to be launching Catalyze. With this step we can further expand our team of experts and specialized services. With further growth of our company and services we will be able to provide more scientists, research institutes, entrepreneurs and companies with the knowledge and specialized services to bring new products and applications to the market in the field of life sciences and biotechnology.”


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