ir. SJ (Sipke Joost) Hiemstra

ir. SJ (Sipke Joost) Hiemstra

Director Centre for Genetic Resources, the Netherlands (CGN) and Head animal genetic resources group

Sipke Joost Hiemstra is Director of the Centre for Genetic Resources, the Netherlands (CGN) at Wageningen UR and Head of the Animal Genetic Resources Group. He is working at the interface between science, policies and practice, in particular in the areas of biodiversity, breeding and sustainable livestock sector development.