WE FUEL FOUNDERS TO ANSWER THEIR CALLING BY VENTURING BEYOND KNOWN

BY CREATING SOLUTIONS
BEYOND KNOWN

ADOPTED BY
INDUSTRY LEADERS

To scale their solution, founders need market adoption.
Together with the industry they can go faster,
and make more impact.

VALIDATED
BY THE MARKET

New solutions often lack the credibility in their early stages.
They need to prove themselves and get validation from the market.
Founders would benefit from a trusted partner endorsing their solution.

VENTURING
WITH LIKE-MINDED FOUNDERS

Stand-alone solutions won’t always change the challenge as a whole.
Success can be accelerated by venturing with like-minded founders,
developing complementary structures and a new market around them.

FOUNDERS TURN THE WORLD’S PROBLEMS INTO OPPORTUNITIES

Unconventional Solutions in all corners of the world

Unlocking the talent of the world for the challenges that need to get solved in the next 10 years. That is what makes us jump out of bed every morning.

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We are explorers

A Global team of venturers

Inssaf el Idrissi

Event Manager

David Schrooten-van der Meer

Software Engineer

Nitya Andjani

Business Developer

Tharek Ghobar

Director Middle East

Thomas Blekman

Dean Global School for Entrepreneurship

Kees Bosch

Data Scientist

Luc Mureau

Corporate venturing associate

Sanny Ros

PA to the Board

Madelon Bangma

CFO & Boardmember

Eleni Theodorou

Investor Relations WeShare

Andy Mosmans

CMO

Andrei Cristian Epingescu

Marketeer

Thomas Bijen

Design

Hans Peddemors

Chief Investment & Boardmember

Jurgen Nieuwenhuijsen

COO

Alice Irondelle

Venture Acceleration Associate

Rachelle Brusselaars

Campus Management

Angelique Schravendijk

Group Financial Controller

Kevin Velema

Startup Scout

Sebastian Borkowski

Director Teku.Tech Group

Joost Bax

Property Lead

Wilson Rainho

Head of Venture Acceleration

Jasper Warmenhoven

Head of Scouting

Emma Sonnier

Project Management Support

Timo Timmermans

Chairman Global School for Entrepreneurship

Giulia Pisani

HR associate

Max Dalton

Investment Analyst

Prof. Roy Thurik

Expert Entrepreneurship Education

Ajitesh Malli

Scouting Lead

Frank de Meijer

Representative Brazil

Isabel Kole

Investment Support

Sara Marata

Program Facilitator

Ernst van Doorn

Founder Scouting

Joëlle Brusselaars

Administrator

Nazanin Jabalameli

Scouting Lead

Giedre Birmontaite

International Business Development Lead

Bas Rogaar

Head of Venturing

Jochem Cuppen

Director Workforce & Partner

Remco Temmink

Head of Business Development

Prof. Eric Claassen

Expert Biotech Venturing

Edward de Jager

Chairman of the board

Imke Greven

Business Developer Associate

Roy van der Loos

Business Developer

Uyen Phuong Le

Event Manager

Ruben Nieuwenhuis

Expert Startup Ecosystems

Leyli Ibrahimova

Founder Recruiter

Jorge Araluce

Venture Acceleration

Giels Brouwer

CTO

Noortje van Heijst

Investment Manager

Georgina van Lijf

Office Manager

Evangelos Kontos

Scouting Lead

Peter Takacs

Scouting Lead

Petya Dicheva

Marketing Designer

Hamza Lall Mohamed

Business Developer

Ilias Yahyaoui

Investment Support

Yasmeen di Piante

Project Manager

Erwin Retel

Head of Design

Maria Gentcheva

Event Manager

Keith Wallace

Global Ringmaster Get in the Ring

Roos de Vries

Project Management Support

Kynan Tjandaputra

Energy Analyst

Tom de Heus

Head of Events

Dirk Schouten

Expert Team Development

Martin Luxemburg

Director Education & Partner

Jesse Berdowski

Business Developer

Luc Maas

Business Developer

Peter van Houdt

Expert Business Development

Aurelia Fiumarelli

Head of Competitions

Femke Bloemers

Analyst

Gabija Irzikeviciute

Digitaal marketeer

Anthony Hobrow

Chairman Asia

Noah Paul

Scouting Lead

Elisabeth Bergendorff

Project Lead

Lucila Carminatti

Event Manager

Farhad Sahba

Venture Analyst

Jorinde Willbrink

Corporate Venturing Consultant

Rayhaan Imam

Digital Marketeer

Greta Gori

Project Manager

Gert van Veldhuisen

Director Africa

Hendrik Halbe

CEO & Boardmember

Edward Makenza

Business Developer Associate

Xavier Correia

Venture Analyst

Maurice Booij

Project Manager

Erika Kekesi

Accounting

Carley Panjer

Head of Project Management

Alessio Caracci

Manager of Public Domain

Margarita Racheva

Commercial Project Manager

Lisette van Es

Startup Scout

Michel van den Heuvel

Office Facility

Joyce Regensburg

Office Management

Jeroen van den Bosch

CCO

Sabrina Wiarda-de Vries

Partnership success director

Our values

Audacity

The courage and confidence to be bold, daring to take risks to achieve lasting and significant impact.

Dedication

Not being satisfied with sufficient, we take the extra mile. Working on 100% of your talents to unlock your full potential.

Inventiveness

Fostering a solution-driven mindset and skillset. We don’t see problems, we see challenges.

Challenging

Contending against the status quo and having the ambition to soar above and beyond what is expected.

FAMILY

Loyalty, having each other’s back and building with a long-term perspective. We’re humanists first, business-centric second.