VICTUS TEAM

INVESTMENT TEAM

Patrick Groeneveld

Patrick Groeneveld

Founder and managing partner

  • 10 years in direct private equity investments with focus on Benelux Food & Agri
  • Over 10 years advisor to private equity firms and corporates including Food  & Agri
  • Managing Partner Nordian Capital Partners, Janivo Holding, KPMG, Shell
  • Education: Law (Leiden) – Certified lawyer
Guus Overdijkink

Guus Overdijkink

Founder and managing partner

  • 7 years at family offices and private equity support, and Investment Committee EIF/DVI
  • 10 years at 3i European consumer buy-out team including Food & Agri
  • Growth capital and MBO/MBA experience
  • CEO Janivo Holding (PE family office)
  • 3i (EU-buyout team), McKinsey, BCG, private investor
  • Education: Applied Physics (Delft), MBA (Insead)
Maarten Snijders

Maarten Snijders

Investment Director

  • Over 2 years 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)
Bart Akkermans

Bart Akkermans

Analyst

  • 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)

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
André van der Padt

André van der Padt

Operating Partner

  • Almost 20 year experience in the international dairy and ingredients industry
  • Current: CEO at Meneba and private investor
  • Previous: CFO at Continental Bakeries, Friesland Campina cheese & Butter and Leerdammer
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