Dr. Johan Peleman

R&D Advisor

A pioneer in Marker-Assisted Breeding and Genomics-Based Plant Breeding, Dr. Johan Peleman acts as an R&D Advisor for EXKA’s micropropagation, breeding and genetic business units. He has more than 25 years of experience in the seeds and biotech business. Johan previously held the role of Managing Director R&D at Bayer Cropscience Vegetable Seeds. He holds a Ph.D. in Genetics and Biotechnology and a M.Sc. in Biology, Genetics & Biotechnology from Universiteit Gent (Belgium).