Reinier received the Herman Wijffels Innovation Prize in 2009. He is the Founder of Cleanbridge B.V. He is the Chairman of IVW Business and Industry Association. He is the Founder and Interim CEO of Dyecoo.
Ernst Siewers first developed an interest in the technology for dyeing fabric using supercritical carbon dioxide when he was a student at Delft University of Technology. He joined DyeCoo in 2010.