Bart is an academically schooled analytical chemist, with a pragmatic ‘can do’ mindset. He started his career in the pharmaceutical industry and, after a few years, made the transfer to a R&D environment in the industry. Here, Bart was responsible for translating internal customer questions to feasible analytic chemical tests. After working with chromatographic equipment himself for over 10 years, he changed to a sales position as product specialist (U)HPLC and LC-MS(MS) for Shimadzu. Bart has been part of the Brightlabs team since 2018.