Kris Schoeters holds a degree in Chemical Engineering with a specialisation in polymer-technology. He started his career as a R&D Project Engineer at Helvoet Pharma, a worldwide manufacturer of rubber closures and aluminium/plastic caps for pharmaceutical packaging, drug delivery and diagnostics. Later on he joined the Product Development Department of Janssen Pharmaceutica in Beerse Belgium (part of Johnson & Johnson) where he was involved in the design-concepts of a high containment plant for solid dosage formulations. Kris was overall responsible for the selection, installation and commissioning of new (high contained) equipment and material handling systems for the solid dosage R&D and pilot plant. He joined GEA Process Engineering nv Collette™ in 2001, and served in different positions including Project Management, Validation and Technical Sales Support. In his current role, Kris is responsible for the new Continuous Processing Technology, called ConsiGma™ as a Product Manager.