Director / CEO

Retired Navy Captain with over 40 years experience in general management, management of major projects, complex procurement processes and finance. Focus on management of innovation and advanced technology. Diplomat. Strong engineering and management background. Extensive national and international network in Defence and Security technology and industry. Chairman of Royal Netherlands Society of Engineers for Defence and Security and president of the Federation of European Defence Technology Associations. Follow this link for publications.

Email:     GSM: +31 6 2350 2003

Senior legal counsel     

Ivonne Bouwer, LLM 

Senior Legal Counsel. Graduated in Dutch Civil (1993) and Corporate (2010) Law. Over 15 years experience in legal and business support. Specialized in International Contract Law (Liability, IPR, Licenses, R&T and Assignments). Successful in contract development and negotiations. Strong international orientation. Knowledge of Western European and Anglo Saxon judicial Systems.

Email:     GSM: +33 6 85883564 or +31 6 2248 7686

Senior financial consultant

Margot Snieders

Over 10 years of banking experience (wholesale and SME). Graduated in Business Administration (Erasmus University Rotterdam) and as CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst). Specialist in private equity arrangements, debt funding (including bank loans and crowdfunding), mergers & acquisitions, restructuring. In depth knowledge of specific requirements of various financiers and investors. Focus on tech companies. Previous experience at Kempen & Co, ING Bank and Rabobank.

Email:      GSM: +31 6 2218 6911

Senior financial consultant

Joost Snoep

All-round finance professional graduated in business administration and economics. Broad international experience as banker, finance director and corporate finance consultant. Hands on attitude. Strong communicative and analytical skills. Successful in solving financing issues. Specialist in reporting as a partner in the Netherlands company Greyt and engaged in management buy-in projects.

Email:      GSM: +31 6 5393 6681

Contract Manager and Legal Counsel

Roelf van Dam (MSc, LLM)

Over 20 years of experience as an operational naval officer and since 1996 as many years in civilian business in various temporary management positions and assignments. Roelf holds master degrees in engineering and in law.
Based on his naval background, his MSc degree of the Delft Technical University and his education as a contract lawyer at the University of Amsterdam, he has a clear analytical, pragmatic and legal view on contracts and their role in business.

Email:     GSM: +31 6 5496 4164

Senior financial consultant

Jan Willem Kakebeeke

Experienced finance professional specialised in business development and venture capital solutions for innovative technology and early stage development. Previously manager Business Banking with ING Bank and Rabobank Amsterdam. Over 20 years’ experience in project management, investor relations and business (case) development. Graduated Financial Management at the faculty of Public Administration at Leiden University / Erasmus University. Military service Koninklijke Marechaussee as Marechaussee brigade Airport Zestienhoven.

Email:     GSM: +31 6 8128 6430

Senior technical consultant

Rob van Nieuwland (MSc)

Rob graduated in from the Technical University of Delft in 
1985, specialised in technical physics and aerodynamics.
For 23 years, until 2009, he worked for TNO Defense Safety and Security in roles as project manager (a.o. replacement F-16), account director for the Royal Netherlands Air Force and for the Ministry of the Interior and Safety. 
In 2009 he left TNO to establish his company In2Nova, initiating and managing innovative projects mostly related to remotely piloted aircraft (drones). Rob is also chairman of the Dutch association for professional use of drones (DARPASand focusses on "building bridges" in a technical environment.

Email:    GSM: +31 6 5373 9202