VICTUS TEAM

INVESTMENT TEAM

Maarten Snijders

Maarten Snijders

Managing Director

  • Since 2015 experience in direct private equity with focus on Benelux Consumer Goods
  • Over 5 years experience in M&A advisory with focus on European Food & Agri
  • Education:¬†Finance & Investments (Erasmus Universiteit¬†Rotterdam)
Valerie van den Brink

Valerie van den Brink

Investment Manager

  • Over 4 years experience as Senior Associate Agri Commodities at ABN AMRO
  • Experience as Trainee Energy Commodities and Transportation
  • Education: International Business & Management (University of Groningen)
Laura De Nys

Laura De Nys

Investment Manager

  • Previously involved in mergers, capital market transactions and private equity processes at ABN AMRO Corporate Finance
  • Over 6 years of M&A experience, including Food & Retail sector
  • Education: Economics, Law and Business Studies (KU Leuven), Business Analytics (Warwick Business School)
Bart Akkermans

Bart Akkermans

Associate

  • Experience in management consulting at an international advisory firm
  • Work- and internship experience in investment management and corporate finance
  • Education: Business Administration - Strategy (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
Maarten Prins

Maarten Prins

Associate

  • Almost 3 years of experience in acquisition and capital raising transactions at NIBC Corporate Finance
  • Education: Finance & Investments (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Peter Jansen

Peter Jansen

Analyst

  • Internships at KPMG M&A and Valuation and Victus Participations
  • Education: Financial Economics (KU Leuven), Global Management (NEOMA Business School)

OPERATING PARTNERS

The Victus operating partners support management teams with their experience, network and energy as and when required as advisors or non-executives.

Frederick Bosch

Frederick Bosch

Operating Partner

  • 30 years of experience in Agri inputs (specialty fertilisers)
  • Current: CEO at Bion International
  • Previous: Senior VP Specialty fertilisers ICL Group, CEO Global Everris, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company and The Royal Barenbrug Group
Jan van den Berghe

Jan van den Berghe

Operating Partner

  • More than 15 years of experience in the Belgian bakery and international food recycling industries
  • Current: entrepreneur and investor in Food & Agri (Lipa Family) and Biotech (Novalis) businesses
  • Previous: Co-owner and Chairman/Director Oystershell NV, Co-owner and Chairman Genohm SA, Co-owner and Director De Winter Natuurdarmen NV, Strategy consultant at The Boston Consulting Group, a-connect and OC&C
Filip Danneels

Filip Danneels

Operating Partner

  • 25 years of experience in the international bakery industry
  • Current: entrepreneur and investor in Food & Agri businesses
  • Previous: Managing Director Eurobakers Group (part of Aryzta AG), CEO and owner Eurobakers (sold to Aryzta AG), CEO Belgpan (a.o Le pain Quotidien)
Walter Kluit

Walter Kluit

Operating Partner

  • Almost 30 years experience in the international bakery industry
  • Current: CEO at Bioderij, Executive Board Member Cerelia, and majority shareholder Pandriks
  • Previous: CEO at Bakkersland, CEO and shareholder Banketgroep
Douwe Zijp

Douwe Zijp

Operating Partner

  • 26 years of experience in Agribusiness and Vegetable Seeds

  • Current: Independent Consultant Agribusiness and Seed
  • Previous: CEO at Incotec, CEO and CFO at NUNHEMS Vegetable Seeds, Head of Vegetable Seeds at Bayer