Lutz Stoeber is an Investment Director of Evonik Venture Capital. Lutz is based in Parsippany, New Jersey and represents Evonik Venture Capital in North America. Prior to joining the team founding Evonik Venture Capital in 2012, Lutz has been involved in investments in chemical, advanced materials and industrial companies for more than 15 years. Lutz helped to establish Pardus Capital in 2005 and ran their German office. Lutz holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry and is an inventor of technology relating to advanced materials.