A Rockstart Accelerator is an intensive startup program that helps entrepreneurs take their companies from early traction to the global market in 6 months.
It provides investment, office space, highly specialized knowledge, and access to a broad network of international mentors, partners and investors. During this program, the startups enroll in 30+ workshops on Lean Startup, Growth Strategies, Fundraising, Sales, PR & Marketing, Team & Personal development, Legal & Finance and more. After 100 days the entrepreneurs present their companies to investors, partners, entrepreneurs and industry journalists in Demo Day.
Finally, in a month-long program in Silicon Valley startups expand their international network and learn from the world’s leading tech scene.
Parcom Capital is a pan-European investment firm that invests in midmarket private equity situations. Supported by over EUR 1.5 billion of capital Parcom has a longer term investment horizon focussed on helping management teams realize their growth ambitions.
Value Creation Capital is a private equity firm specializing in growth companies, management buy out, and management buy in. It does not invests in seed/ startups.
Value Creation Capital invests only in the information technology sector and high-tech companies. It focuses on software (SaaS), managed services, webservices, nanotech, cyber security software, managed security services, safety management, data analytics, data visualization, dash boarding- reporting and Internet of Things within information technology.
Value Creation Capital typically invests in Benelux region. It typically invests between $200k to $2 million.
Value Creation Capital provides other services including development and operations, finance and planning, management and governance and can make co-investments. Aldebert Wiersinga, Jos Bourgonje, and Wilfried van Haeren founded it in May 2005, with its headquarters in Bilthoven in the Netherlands.
Bridgepoint is a international private equity firm. For over 25 years they have been ambitious for the companies they have acquired, working with talented management teams across a range of industries to focus on long-term growth and success.
Andlinger and Company is a private investment and management firm that finances companies and technologies that benefit the global environment. It provides operational and management support if needed and works with management teams constructively as active board members.
Andlinger and Company’s client base includes B2B or industrial clients. It also helps companies grow from local or regional producers to national and worldwide companies through establishment of agent networks, distributor networks, add-on acquisitions, or other.
Andlinger and Company was founded in 1976 by Gerhard Andlinger. The company is based in the United States, Austria, and Belgium.
Bencis is an independent investment company that was founded in 1999 by Zoran van Gessel and Jeroen Pit. Bencis supports business owners and management teams in achieving their growth ambitions.
They have been investing in strong, successful businesses in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany for over 20 years. Their experience and expertise in sectors such as Industry & Manufacturing, Food & Beverages, Business & Consumer Services, Healthcare & Leisure and Wholesale & Retail enable us to add true value. Moreover, it is not just the business itself that is key to us, but above all the support they can give to the people who have built it and are taking it further.
Bencis has 26 staff who operate out of offices in Amsterdam, Brussels/Diegem and Düsseldorf. They are currently investing in 21 businesses with a combined turnover of approximately 1.6 billion euros employing a total of 10,000 people. Bencis prefers to invest in businesses with an operating result of up to 50 million euros.
Holland Venture Management B.V. is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in direct and fund of fund investments. In direct investments, the firm invests in early venture, later stage, emerging growth, growth capital, expansion capital, restructuring, recapitalization, management buyout, and management buy in investments. In fund of fund investments, it specializes in investments private equity funds and venture capital funds. The firm typically invests in healthcare, consumer discretionary, consumer staples, trade, industrials, production, energy, financials, information, communication, and technology sectors. It primarily invests in Benelux region in Belgium, Luxembourg, and Netherlands. The firm seeks to have a minimum of 20 percent equity stake in its portfolio companies and exit its investments through a trade sale or an IPO. Holland Venture Management B.V. was founded in 1981 and is based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
DOEN Participaties BV is a principal investment arm of the Doen Foundation specializing in fund of fund investments. The firm does not make individual equity investments. It prefers to invest in the field of sustainable development. The firm may co-invest in case of large transactions. DOEN Participaties BV was founded in 1996 and is based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
BOM Capital, formerly known as Brabantse Ontwikkelings Maatschappij Participaties, is a principal investment firm specializing in direct and fund of funds investments. For direct investments, the firm invests in risk capital, seed/start-ups, incubation, mezzanine, early venture, mid venture, late venture, expansion or growth financing, buyout, emerging growth, subordinated loans, and successions. The firm does not have any sector preference but prefers to invest in trade and services, information technology, communications, life sciences, and production sectors. It invests in mid-size companies based in the region of Brabant, Netherlands. It typically invests up to €2 million for a minority stake between 15 percent and 49 percent. The firm prefers to take a seat on the supervisory board of its portfolio companies. Brabantse Ontwikkelings Maatschappij Participaties was founded in 1983 and is based in Tilburg, Netherlands.
Innovation Industries invests in high technology companies that have the potential to grow rapidly into successful businesses. Our focus is on financing and spinning -off technologies developed at Dutch universities and other centers of scientific excellence. Nevertheless we don't rule out later stage companies.