Jan TheulenGroup Director Alternative Resources at Heidelberg Cement
After graduating as a Mechanical Engineer, Jan started his career in the Chemical and Pharma Industry.
He joined the Cement industry in 1992 as project manager and moved into developing waste derived fuel programmes starting in Europe and expanding into Turkey, China and Indonesia. He initiated and overlooked the implementation of waste heat power projects in China, Turkey and India.
As Director Alternative Resources for HeidelbergCement, he is now driving the company’s engagement in Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage. Next to the positioning and development of CCS projects, his focus is on commercialising CCU approaches. Teaming up with innovative technology providers, he brings ideas to reality in climate change abatement.