Ms. Babette Pettersen
Babette PETTERSEN is VP Europe for LanzaTech, a pioneer in carbon capture technology that turns waste streams into ethanol that can be used for fuels and chemicals. Before joining LanzaTech, Babette was Director of Business Development at Ginkgo Bioworks, an early-stage leader in synthetic biology. Prior to that, she had been Chief Business Development Officer at Capricorn Venture Partners, Chief Commercial Officer at BioAmber, and VP New Business Development for Performance Materials at Royal DSM. Previously, Babette had held marketing and new business development roles in different industry groups at Dow Corning for over 20 years.
Babette has a BSc in Biology from Wellesley College, USA, and an MBA from INSEAD, France. She is currently based in Brussels.