Paul Althuis is director of TU Delft Services. He is actively involved in the different innovative ecosystems of TU Delft, i.e. The Green Village, YES!Delft and RoboHouse, and has long term experience with the set up and acquisition of (inter)national multistakeholder projects. For nearly 20 years Paul was the director of the Innovation & Impact Centre of TU Delft and Delft Enterprises. Responsible for many things, in particular his contribution to technology transfer and business creation within the university was of great value.
Paul thinks universities should play a leading role in developing long-term innovation ecosystems and wants to see TU Delft Campus become even more of an impact and creativity hotspot. The spin-offs of the university contribute to achieving this goal. Paul is actively involved in supporting a number of spin-offs in the Delft Enterprises portfolio.