Taake Manning

Graduated in Applied Mathematics from the University of Twente. In 2001, he joined the Netherlands Bureau of Enterprise Affairs to implement policies on International Research and development cooperation. Tucker was the Dutch representative for the Eureka Network and the core agreement for the EU network. He was involved in European innovation projects, including the building of Eurostar. In December 2014, he was appointed scientific and technical counsellor of the Netherlands Embassy in China.