University Researcher

Michael Boot

Chemical Engineering and Chemistry
Mechanical Engineering


Michael Boot received his MSc. and PhD. degree from the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Eindhoven University of Technology in 2005 and 2010, respectively. Both degrees were obtained in the field of Combustion Technology. In 2009, Michael co-founded Progression-Industry BV to commercialize various automotive technologies in the domains of waste energy recovery and biofuels. From January 2011, Michael became a part-time assistant professor  and innovation manager at his alma mater in the Combustion Technology research group. In 2012, Michael co-founded Progression Capital as an investment vehicle geared towards young, automotive oriented startups.

Ancillary Activities

  • Sec aandeelhouder; geen functie noch remuneratie. Tijdbesteding ad 2-3 uur per jaar betreft voorbereiding voor en deelname aan de jaarlijkse AVA. Fina, Progression-Industry B.V.