Our company

BioGrowth Development provides targeted insight in sustainable land-use systems and connected value chains, for both the agricultural and the forestry sector, as well as for related and new sectors that are in development (e.g. biobased manufacturing, construction and investment).

By using our innovative circular life-cycle and GIS-coupled analytical approach, we can provide reliable information and expert solutions to complex value chain and due diligence questions, in a very short time. ​Our information is well substantiated with insightful data and graphics.​


Analyze and promote good practices and sustainable business alternatives in the business and government industry in Europe and Latin America. We work to grow our business with the same honesty and integrity that we use to develop our consulting service, with the environment as a priority.


Biogrowth Development will become one of the recognized global consulting firms for sustainable land use and connected value chains with the greatest impact and significance globally. Due to the development and performance of our platform ROOTS we generate added value to the projects on national and international markets that will contribute to sustainable growth for all our clients.

Our team

Kristiaan Tetteroo


Kristiaan Tetteroo is a business development consultant and project manager with 8 years experience in consultancy and project management and has worked on a series of engagements across multiple industries both in permanent and contractor positions.


Rodrigo O'Ryan Blaitt


Involved in the forestry sector since 2003 in Chile and Uruguay through John O´Ryan Surveyors, focused on the pulp wood and biomass sector. With more that 300 millions tons controlled along the supply chain, and recognition of the main forestry companies and traders around the world, Rodrigo has led the company to become a relevant player at the certification market.


Dries Vansteenkiste

Chief Technology Officer

Dries Vansteenkiste is a Bioscience Engineer holding a PhD in forestry sciences and wood technology with a +25 years track record in tree growth modelling, feedstock quality assessments and biomaterial R&D.

His applied R&D experience and data-mining skills paved the road for the development of the ROOTS platform of BioGrowth Development which can be tailored to perform risk assessments, mass and energy balances, techno-economic feasibility analyses and provide decision support in investment cases.


Arjen Bouterse

Operational Manager

Arjen’s strong track record in leadership positions stretches back more than 25 years. During that time, he has acquired extensive expertise in sustainable technologies, project management, organisational management and information technology systems.

Arjen excels at leading cross-functional teams and is recognised as a hands-on problem solver who can motivate others, quickly identify measures for growth, formulate strategic plans, and implement change in diverse environments.