Venture Capital & Business strategy advisor for corporates, funds, angels and startups
2016 – Fundraising for startups a.o. Xinaps, Parcompare / advisor Ballast Nedam
Xinaps: closed round with Enabling Technology Fund (RVO seed fund) & InnovationQuarter
2015-current – Venture partner – River Venture Partners
2014-2015 – Interim Investment Manager SanomaVentures
2012-2014 – Investment Manager Angel investor
Advising funds, angels, corporates and startups on Venture Capital in seed & early stage. Involved in more than 12 investments a.o. 3D Hubs (startup deal of the year 2014) and Treatwell (acquired by Wahanda). Currently fundraising for several startups, connecting them with a large range of angels and VC’s, leading to investment.
Experience in marketplaces, e-commerce, travel, media, construction tech, fintech, logistics.
2015 – de Persgroep, Programme manager Consumer Sales/Ecommerce; assessment startups
2007-2015 – Travel (Emesa, UniGlobe, ANWB), Media (Sanoma, Noordhoff Uitgevers, Emerce), Technology (Fujitsu) and for startups
Advising companies on the demand side of e-commerce/customer acquisition. Finding marketing and sales channels, distribution strategies, marketing/sales budgets and models.
>Media / Travel / Technology
I’ve worked for 19 years in Media and Travel industry. Always setting up new brands (sites, apps) in a commercial role (marketing/sales), with a keen focus on new technologies. Active with internet development since 1998 and mobile internet since 2000.
I can help with Investment Management, Fundraising and E-commerce strategy & analysis. I am very keen on new developments, strong networker, manage projects strict on time and budget, good team player.