Dr. Fedor Goumans

Chief Customer Officer

After a MSc in organic photochemistry, a PhD in computational chemistry (2005), and post-docs in surface science and theoretical chemistry, Fedor Goumans joined Software for Chemistry & Materials as business developer in 2012.


Fedor mostly enjoys discussing with researchers worldwide how computational chemistry and materials modeling can help them tackle their problems and advance their research in many different application areas. As such he serves as the liaison between customers and the SCM team of scientific software developers and support scientists. The continuous goal is to connect real-life existing and emerging RD&I challenges to improving SCM’s computational chemistry package – the Amsterdam Modeling Suite.


Currently the Chief Customer Officer, Fedor has a high drive for customer satisfaction, with an emphasis on advancing technology – both at SCM as well as for its customers. He is responsible for marketing, sales, and business partner management.