Lambert van Horen works as an analyst horticulture for Rabo Research Food & Agribusiness. He holds a Master Degree in horticulture from Wageningen University. After his studies he worked for the Ministry of Agriculture as consultant. Later on he carried out scientific and applied research at Wageningen Economics Research Institute, especially on topics in vegetables and mushrooms. Since 2000, he has worked for Rabobank in different commercial and research positions related to horticulture.