Bart studied applied physics with a specialization in biomedical engineering at the University of Groningen and obtained a PhD in (physical) chemistry at Wageningen University. Subsequently he worked for 6.5 years as product development manager for detergents at Unilever R&D Vlaardingen. Bart obtained his Dutch and European qualification as patent attorney at a large Dutch patent firm, and joined De Vries & Metman in 2020.
Bart’s expertise includes chemistry, such as food chemistry, medical food, medicaments, detergents, chemical technology, polymers, surfactants and coatings. Bart is experienced as external patent attorney, (ad-interim) in-house patent attorney and as product developer.