Jan-Maarten is the founder of Summer Capital and invests in early stage Fintech, RegTech and Quantum Computing companies in North America and Europe. Investments include Sybenetix (sold to Nasdaq Group) and QxBranch (sold to Rigetti).
In addition, he has extensive board experience at various organizations including chair of a governance committee, has led a detailed board strategy review, oversaw executive succession planning and has been member of risk and audit committees.
Previously, Jan-Maarten was a banking and finance executive for 15 years and ran a global commercial banking unit for ABN AMRO bank.
Currently based in the US, he has also lived and worked in The Netherlands, UK and Switzerland.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Jan-Maarten holds an MSc in chemical engineering from Delft University of Technology (Netherlands) and attended the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.
Jan-Maarten served his fellowship at Summer Capital under the mentorship of Michiel Kotting of Northzone Ventures; he is a member of Class 21.