Dr. Leon Mur

Director

Email: leon.mur@plantenstoffen.nl

With his broad experience and network in the field of horticulture and life sciences, Leon Mur is able to connect people and organisations like no other.

With his broad experience and network in the field of horticulture and life sciences, Leon Mur is able to connect people and organisations like no other. He obtained his doctorate as a molecular biologist at the University of Amsterdam and continued his career as a manager at an international breeding company for vegetable seeds, where he was responsible for managing various research and production departments in the fields of cell biology, plant pathology, biochemistry and molecular biology. At the Competence Centre for Life Sciences, Mur was responsible for setting up innovative collaborative projects. As director of the Centre of Expertise for Plant compounds he uses his knowledge, experience and network to get the right parties together to develop new product-market combinations for horticulture and industry.