Mr Marc BroekaertRaw Material Supplier
Marc has a Master in Chemistry from the University of Ghent. His past experience includes R&D Industrial Coatings for Mader Benelux and HSH Aerospace Finishes and different roles in the polyurethanes business for Huntsman Europe. Marc is now active as independent consultant for publications and patents on polyurea and polyurethanes. He is one of the founders of PDA Europe of which he was the first president. He has been Honorary Member since 2015.
Mr Teodoro Du MarteauEngineer at Rinol Italia Research & Technology SRL Formulator System Supplier
Teodoro, is a Chemical Engineer, specialized in formulation and production of coatings for concrete, steel, wood and other materials. He started working with polyuera in 1995, being among the first ones to work with polyurea in Italy.
He is one of the founders of AIPER, Associazione Italiana Pavimenti e Rivestimenti, which has been part of CONPAVIPER since 2003. As a member of PDA Europe and former Board Member, Teodoro created an Italian Committee that produced a Code of Good Practice of the use of polyurea, which has since been translated in English, French, German and Spanish. Teodoro has been Honorary Member of PDA Europe since 2018.
Mr Jürgen MagnerArchitect Engineer Specifier Testing Institute Pro
Jürgen studied chemistry and build a carreer in the construction chemicals field former as head of application department, manager for marketing and export for any kind of reaction resins. In 1991, he became co-owner of the Polymer Institut and he has been managing director of Kiwa Polymer Institut since 2008.
Jürgen largely contributed to the PDA Europe Annual Conference over the past 20 years by providing updates on testing, sampling and execution of tests. He has been Honorary Member of PDA Europe since 2019.