The Team

IAR Cluster: a dedicated team available for collaborative innovative projects.

IAR Cluster’s team (engineers, project set-up, marketing and communication specialists) is a dynamic team ready to work with you on your R&D projects for promoting plants.

The IAR Cluster team’s main missions are to:

  • federate plant chemistry and industrial biotechnology players to spark the creation of R&D projects
  • support R&D projects (assistance in setting up projects, advice on funding windows, economic intelligence, etc.)
  • offer strategic monitoring of agro-resources
  • implement the policy for promoting the attractiveness and influence of the IAR Cluster and its members on an international scale
  • establish links with other competitiveness clusters, bringing together skills in order to gain visibility in regions and industries
  • develop and coordinate networks
  • promote the cluster’s image and that of its members

IAR Cluster: a dynamic association

Thierry StadlerThierry Stadler
: 1958
Professional history : January 2006 – Creation of IAR Cluster: Thierry appointed as Managing Director
Other roles: 
Managing Director of the Centre de Valorisation des Glucides (CVGPN). Board Member of the Association Chimie Du Végétal (ACDV)
1984 – Doctorate in “The Improvement of Plant and Microbe Production” 1987 – DESS (Master’s) in Project Management

Boris Dumange
Born : 1976
Professional background: 
September 2010 – Deputy Managing Director of IAR Cluster
Other roles:
Economic Intelligence Manager at the Chambre de Commerce et d’Industries de l’Aisne
2000 – Master’s in Economic Intelligence

Project Team

Jacky Vandeputte
Projects Coordinator
Biomolecule Project Manager

Sandrine Dereux
Ingredient Project Manager

Guillaume Jolly
 and Training Project Manager


Christophe Luguel
International Affairs Manager

Business Intelligence

Nina Quelenis
Business Intelligence Manager


Jean Bausset
Business Intelligence Officer

Business Development

Johan De Coninck
Business Development Manager


Stéphanie Louis
Communication Manager


Anne-Sophie Hervieux
Marketing Officer

Accounting and Administrative Services

Marisol Severs
International and Communications Assistant

Amélie Balasse
Executive Assistant

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