Dr. Olaf F.A. Larsen

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Olaf Larsen studied chemistry at the VU University Amsterdam and obtained a PhD in physics there as well. Following postdoctoral research in New York City and Amsterdam, he continued his career within industry.

Olaf worked for ASML, TNO and as a consultant life sciences within various organizations.
Since 2012 he is heading the Science department at Yakult Nederland B.V., and member of the Management Team. Since 2016, he is also part time Ast. Professor the VU University focusing on the valorization and computational modelling of microbiota management