Meet our team

An experienced investment team


The Holland Capital team combines extensive private equity experience with knowledge of entrepreneurship and a relevant international network. Based on this combination, we know which aspects are important for successful investments in small and medium-sized enterprises. We understand what entrepreneurship means, the uncertainties that may play a role, the risks involved and the opportunities which may arise. We are not passive investors, but actively cooperate with the managers of the companies we invest in, in order to successfully build and grow the company.

About Ewout

After studying business administration, Ewout was an entrepreneur and worked in finance at a multinational. In 2000 he joined Holland Capital, where he became a partner in 2005. Fascinated by the impact of technology on everyday life, likes to travel and enjoys several sports. Ewout was a board member of the Dutch Venture Capital Association.

Ewout Prins

Managing Partner

About Hubert

Started up his first fast growing company during high school. Since then, involved in numerous companies with ambitious growth plans. Joined Holland Capital in 2000. Strong in developing business strategies. Obtained a master in both Economics and Law. Family man, hockey and golf.

Hubert Verbeek

Managing Partner

About Willem

CFO by heart and training. Previously at ING Corporate Finance. Before that master degrees of Economics and Law at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Ironman and fanatic golfer.

Willem Kingma


About Jet

As of March 2021, Jet has started at Holland Capital in the area of Investor Relations and ESG (Environmental, Social & Governance). Besides a Master in Business Administration from ‘de Vrije Universiteit’ and an additional study in International Business & Export, Jet has been abroad at several places for internships and work. She gained broad general business experience, specifically regarding stakeholder management, at Royal Schiphol Group and Royal FloraHolland.

Jet Brinkman

Manager Investor Relations & ESG

About Femke 

Started in September 2020 at Holland Capital. Since 2014 she works as an Officemanager / PA. She is a valuable addition to the office management team. Loves to travel and to cook.

Femke Boerebach

Office Manager

About Grytsje

Grytsje has been working at Holland Capital since 2016. With a background in marketing and public relations and good hospitality skills, she is a valuable addition to the team. Grytsje likes to travel to beautiful destinations.

Grytsje de Jong

Operations & Marketing

Team Technology

About Hender

Joined Holland Capital in 2021, after 5 years experience in scaling up e-commerce at and Charlie Temple. Before that, Hender worked 11 years at McKinsey as management consultant on various M&A and transformation projects, with specialisation in high tech. He graduated in Applied Physics (with Honors) and holds an MBA from INSEAD. Hender is a family man with 4 kids, enjoying cycling and hiking, as well as good food.

Hender Grievink

Operational Director

About Philip

Joined Holland Capital in 2013. Before he obtained his master degree International Economics cum laude at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Before, he gained relevant experience at Rocket Internet and De Nederlandsche Bank. Dedicated Ajax supporter.

Philip Wilms

Investment Manager

About Laurens

Kicked off his career at Holland Capital early 2016 after obtaining his Master in Business Engineering at the University of Ghent. Build up experience through internships at Bank Degroof/Petercam and Blackfin Capital Partners. Predominately involved with tech companies. Motivated, ambitious and a relentless drive for success typify Laurens.

Laurens Platteeuw

Investment Manager

About Rutger

After completing two master’s degrees in both Finance and Business Administration at the University of Groningen, Rutger started his career in the field of Transaction Services where he was involved in over 40 transactions. Part of the Holland Capital team since 2018, focusing on innovative technology companies. Sports fanatic and enjoys watching cabaret.

Rutger Mulder

Investment Manager

About Hidde

Hidde is obtained his Msc. degree in Financial Economics at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Before starting in 2018 as Junior Investment Analyst at Holland Capital, he gained experience at KPN. In his spare time, he likes to participate in running competitions.

Hidde van der Gaag

Investment Analyst

About Tycho

Started at Holland Capital in 2019 after studying Financial Economics (cum laude) and Corporate Law at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Tycho gained experience at investment company Nobel Capital Partners and at law firm RESOR. He likes to make multi-day trips on a racing bike.

Tycho van der Meer

Investment Analyst

About Michiel

After completing his Master in Business Engineering at the University of Antwerp, Michiel gained private equity experience at Fortino Capital and Mentha Capital. Started at Holland Capital in 2020. Football fanatic and Anderlecht supporter.

Michiel Klaps

Investment Analyst

About Thomas

Thomas obtained his Master in Finance & Investments at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. During his bachelor Business Administration, he gained M&A experience at Florin Finance. Football and Formula 1 enthusiast.


Thomas Hubert

Investment Analyst

About Daan

Daan graduated from Maastricht University with a Master in Sustainable Finance (cum laude) in 2020. Before joining Holland Capital, he gained experience with an internship at the M&A division of Philips. In his free time Daan likes to record DJ sets, play sports, and travel to wine regions as he aims to become a wine connoisseur.

Daan ten Haaf

Investment Analyst

About Adne

After completing the MSc. Finance & Investments at the Erasmus University, Adne gained corporate finance experience at Nielen Schuman and ABN AMRO before joining Holland Capital in 2021. Outside of work, Adne is a sports fanatic who loves to play football, tennis and to ski.

Adne Rouing

Junior Investment Analyst

Team Healthcare

About Jan-Frens

Science & Innovation management he worked as consultant, project manager and investor. Within Holland Capital since the beginning of 2018. Responsible for healthcare innovations, med-tech and digital health. Loves to mountain bike, ski, and cook.

Jan-Frens van Giessel

Partner Healthcare

About Margot

Started at Holland Capital as Partner Healthcare beginning of 2019. She completed Business Economics at the UvA, worked for several years in financial services. Started at Opdidakt in 2014, where she co-worked with Holland Capital on several acquisitions and acquired a taste for buy-and-build activities. She has 3 children and enjoys social activities.

Margot Engels

Partner Healthcare

About Dennis

Started at Holland Capital in 2011 after graduating Master in Financial Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Actively involved in the value creation process of our portfolio companies. Focus on IT- and Healthcare services. Always looking for new opportunities, on a business and personal level. Triathlon fanatic.

Dennis Mohnen

Investment Manager

About Marijn

After completing her Master’s degree in Business Administration at the VU Amsterdam, she gained experience in the financing of acquisitions at the Leveraged Finance team of Deutsche Bank, and the financial due diligence team of KPMG. Started at Holland Capital in 2019. Loves listening to and making music.

Marijn Silvis

Investment Manager

About Sterre

After she obtained her master’s degree in Neuroscience at King’s College London, Sterre gained experience in private equity at Gilde Buy-Out and Mentha Capital. In 2016, she started working at Holland Capital to focus on new innovations within Health care. In her spare time she is a frenetic amateur triathlete and loves riding her bike all year round.

Sterre Witteveen

Investment Manager

About Oliver

After completing his Master’s degrees in Finance and Business Economics, Oliver gained private equity experience as an intern at Parcom Capital. He kicked off his career at the ING Mergers and Acquisitions department. Oliver joined the Holland Capital team in 2019. He’s a sports fanatic and big football fan.

Oliver Weil

Investment Analyst

About Aron

Aron has almost completed his study in Business Administration at ESADE Business School. Before starting as a trainee at Holland Capital in 2019, Aron mainly gained experience in the technology sector at WeTransfer and Google.

Aron Kuisch

Investment Analyst

About Ayse

Ayse received her bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences and her master’s degree in Management & Entrepreneurship in Health and Life Sciences both from the VU University Amsterdam. She has gained experience in Venture Capital during her internship at the BlueSparrows MedTech Fund. During her master’s program, she has taken a year off to become a Business Analyst for a MedTech start-up. In November 2020, Ayse started as a Junior Investment Analyst at Holland Capital.

Ayse Cilek

Investment Analyst

About Semme

Semme has almost completed his second Master in Business Administration. Before joining Holland Capital in 2021, he completed his Masters in Data Science (cum laude) at the University of Amsterdam and gained relevant experience at Deloitte Consulting and software startup Clappform. Semme likes reading, sports and travelling.

Semme Kaandorp

Junior Investment Analyst

About Thijs

Thijs obtained a bachelor’s degree in Econometrics and Operations Research and is now completing his master’s in Financial Economics at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. During his studies he gained experience at PARK Corporate Finance and De Nederlandsche Bank. In his free time, he practices multiple sports and likes to listen to music.

Thijs Ballieux

Junior Investment Analyst

About Jasper

Jasper graduated with a master’s degree in Financial Economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam. Before his time at Holland Capital, he gained work experience as a Corporate Finance Intern at IBS Capital Allies. In his spare time he produces electronic music and likes to travel to exotic and undiscovered places.

Jasper Kusse

Junior Investment Analyst

About David

After obtaining a Master’s Degree in Medicine, David started a PhD in the field of orthopaedic trauma surgery. While doing his PhD, he simultaneously obtained a Master’s Degree in Epidemiology (cum laude). Loves cycling and playing padel or golf.

David Langerhuizen

Junior Investment Analyst

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