Ronny van ’t Oever is founder and Chief Executive Officer since 2011. Previously, he served as Chief Technology Officer for the Company from 1999 until 2011. In 1999, he co-founded Micronit Microfluidics, currently known as Micronit Microtechnologies. He is President of MinacNed, a microsystems and nanotechnology cluster aiming to strengthen the economic activity based on microsystems and nanotechnology in an international context. In 2005 he was awarded the Van den Kroonenberg award as young entrepeneur. In 2007 he was awarded as Engineer of the year in The Netherlands. He contributed to the patent portfolio of Micronit and is currently leading the company's growth phase.
Mr. van ‘t Oever graduated with a master’s degree in Applied Physics from the University of Twente in Enschede. Prior to starting Micronit he began his career by working for one year at Abbott Diagnostics Division in Santa Clara, California.