Avantium is a leading chemical technology company and a forerunner in renewable chemistry. Together with its partners around the world, Avantium develops efficient processes and sustainable products made from bio based materials. Avantium offers a breeding ground for revolutionary renewable chemistry solutions. From invention to commercially viable production processes.
Avantium’s offices and headquarters are based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. After the formal establishment of the Synvina joint venture between Avantium and BASF, AVT now has over 100 employees and employs a team of 50+ highly educated professionals (>35 PhD’s) who are experts in electrochemistry, biomass pretreatment and conversion, polymer science, organic chemistry, catalysis, engineering of robotic systems, process engineering, statistics, analytics, cheminformatics and software development.