About

We’re a team dedicated to connecting and empowering tech founders and CxOs in the Netherlands!

We run programmes, host events, create and share resources, work with VCs and LPs, lobby the government, and make meaningful connections
to help startups grow.

Techleap

We have a thematic and systematic approach to make sure we provide real impact

Knowledge

There are areas where we can see that a lack of knowledge-sharing is holding a sector back; a large part of our approach is connecting people to share insights and learn together.

Connect

We connect the ecosystem nationally and internationally. Whether it's bringing together scaleups to new markets or regional organisations to share expertise. We do this to build a single united ecosystem so we can all create better conditions and overcome challenges together.

Intervene

Through the work we do we spot bottlenecks that need addressing. Through our projects and programmes, we intervene and work together with founders and stakeholders to devise a new reality where success is more likely to occur. Whether that's increasing chances of funding, finding the best talent, or entering new markets.

Some of the companies we work with

We are providing unprecedented support for the most promising scaleups in the Netherlands. Here are some we have already worked with.

Meet the team

Our supervisory board

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    Corinne Vigreux

    Co-Founder @TomTom
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    Gillian Tans

    Chairwoman @Booking.com
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    Steven Schuurman

    Founder & Board Member - Elastic
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    Jaap Beernink

    CEO - Novel-T
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    Gerdine Keijzer-Baldé

    Deputy Secretary-General at EZK

Meet the team

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    Maurice van Tilburg

    Managing Director & Domain Leader Capital
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    Constantijn van Oranje

    Special Envoy
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    Myrthe Hooijman

    Director Policy & Governmental Affairs
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    Marloes Mantel

    Domain Leader Talent
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    Tjarda Voorneman

    Head of Programmes and Services
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    Koen Maaskant

    Research Director
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    Ingrid van Rest

    Lead Project Management
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    Jitske van Os

    Project Manager - Markets
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    Esther van der Meulen

    PA special envoy
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    Xander Visser

    Data Analyst
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    Pauline Biard

    Communications & Content Manager
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    Thomas Vrolijk

    Governmental Affairs Officer
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    Julia Knoeff

    Program Manager Access to Markets
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    Peter Jan Kok

    Batch Manager Rise Programme
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    Sabine Kerssens

    Data Analyst
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    Zoë Sabajo

    Project Manager Talent
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    Stefanie Driever

    Project Manager
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    Jurriaan Graaff

    Interim Director - Talent
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    Evelien de Vries

    Program Manager Capital | Legal Counsel
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    Elin Fälted

    Head of Community
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    Annemieke Wisse

    Programme Manager
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    Anneke Verkerk

    Project manager
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    Iris Visser

    Project Manager
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    Sylvie van der Linden

    Social Media Manager
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    Jaron Weishut

    Lead Science-to-Impact
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    Eva Bandelj

    Relations Manager
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    Elias Waziri

    Talent & Culture Business Partner
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    Lech Bakhuizen van den Brink

    Batch Manager Pole Position
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    Peter Maarten Westerhout

    Programme Manager Technology
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    Mila Jovićević

    Batch Manager Rise programme
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    Kimberley Galenkamp

    Project Manager
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    Sigrid Ploeger

    Senior Project Manager
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    Iris Huisman

    Project Manager Scaleups
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    Dan Fennessy

    Community Lead
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    Haik Pogosian

    Scaleup Scout
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    Natasja Marchese

    Batch Manager