DR. HALIL AKTAS

Founder and Industrial Consultant – Whitestone Research

Halil is a recognized expert in leading cutting-edge research, development and innovation services to small, medium and large organizations. He has experience in ad-hoc requests and service oriented research. Halil is an entrepreneur and founder of Whitestone Research seeking increased efficiency, service levels and performance. He provides services in developing new products, solutions and implementing process improvements since 2016. Before that, he worked for Tate & Lyle and held different roles in the United States, Singapore and the Netherlands.

Halil has specialized in food ingredient development and manufacturing recipe, analytical method improvement and process development. Halil has a PhD in physical organic chemistry from VU University of Amsterdam.

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2016: Founder and Industrial Consultant – Whitestone Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2013: Pilot Plant Manager – Tate & Lyle, Jurong Island, Singapore

2012: Group Process Chemist – Tate & Lyle, McIntosh (AL), United States

2010: Group Process Chemist – Tate & Lyle, Decatur (IL), United States

2008: Research & Development Scientist – Tate & Lyle, Koog aan de Zaan, The Netherlands

2007: PhD in physical organic chemistry – VU University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2003: MSc in organic chemistry – VU University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2001: BSc in organic chemistry – HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, The Netherlands