John Bouterse

Chief Executive Officer

As Managing Director, John provides high-level leadership across Twinnovate’s operations. With thirty years of experience in environmental management, John brings deep knowledge and natural entrepreneurship to his search for new possibilities and solutions, as well as the passion and enthusiasm to make new ventures a success. “Together with my team, I aim to create special partnerships and unique projects,” John says.


John provides leadership across Twinnovate’s various operations with a special focus of developments within biomass and waste. John has a central role in the legal and governmental aspects of Twinnovate’s work, as well as in lead development. His strength within stakeholder management is underpinned by his extensive network of international contacts, both governmental and non-governmental. John is responsible for first-line contacts, the assessment of new opportunities and the building and structuring of the Twinnovate team. He also supports Komercon’s trading activities.