Agenda

The Benelux Private Equity Conference takes place on October 16th 2015 at Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam.

List of Attendees ( as of 16/10/2015)

TIMEAGENDA
08:00 – 08:45Registration & Breakfast
08:45 – 08:55Opening Of The Conference:
Tjarda Molenaar

Managing Director
NVP
08:55 – 10.00Opening Panel: Capturing Alpha in the Benelux Region
Alex Brabers
Chief Business Operations
Gimv

Karsten Langer
Partner
The Riverside Company

Maarten Vervoort
Managing Director
AlpInvest Partners

Jesse De Klerk
Director, RobecoSAM Private Equity
Robeco

MODERATOR
Tjarda Molenaar

Managing Director
NVP
10:00 – 10:30Networking Break
10:30 – 11:30A. Deal SourcingB. Fundraising C. VC Winners
How to select the best deals and deliver superior returns?What are the factors for fundraising success?How to win big in VC in the Benelux region?
Pieter de Jong
Partner & Managing Director
3i

Hans Van Swaay
Partner & Founder
Lyrique Private Equity

Richard Damming
Vice President
Adveq

Frédéric Collard
Managing Director
Ardian

Robin Muerer
Principal
Apax Partners

MODERATOR
Alexandrine Armstrong-Cerfontaine

Managing Partner
King & Wood Mallesons
Nicolas Milerioux
Partner
GGM Capital

Richard Chapman
Investment Director
SL Capital Partners

Joost Bergsma
CEO & Managing Partner
Glennmont Partners

John Kremer
Partner
Adams Street Partners

Martin Dunnett
Partner & Managing Director
Warburg Pincus

MODERATOR
Jérôme Wittamer

Chairman
LPEA
Coenraad de Vries
Managing Partner
Startgreen Capital

Don Ginsel
Founder
Holland Fintech

Harrold van Barlingen
Managing Partner
Thuja Capital

Frank Maene
Managing Partner
Volta Ventures

Nityen Lal
General Partner & CEO
Icos Capital

Joost Holleman
Partner
Prime Ventures

MODERATOR
Marcel van de Vorst

Partner
Jones Day

11:30 – 12:00Networking Break
12:00 – 13:00D. LP Perspective E. In-depth Outlook: Life ScienceF. Operational Excellence
Is this a good time to inject fresh capital into the region?How to unlock the full potential in Life Science deals?How do funds ensure value creation for portfolio companies?
Tycho Sneyers
Managing Partner
LGT Capital Partners

Nathalie Dolatschko
Investment Director
Munich Private Equity Partners

Helen Steers
Partner
Pantheon

Barend Bloemarts
Vice President
Alpinvest

Alexandre Delos
Partner
Access Capital Partners

MODERATOR
Luca Gallinelli

Senior Vice President & PE Leader
SGG Group
Pieter van der Meer
Managing Partner
Gilde Healthcare

Frank Bulens
Partner Health-tech Investment Practice
Capricorn Venture Partners

Roel Bulthuis
Vice President & Managing Director
MS Ventures

Francesco De Rubertis
Partner
Index Ventures

Dr. Rainer Strohmenger
General Manager
Wellington Partners

MODERATOR
Nathalie Moll

Secretary General
EuropaBio
Jeroen Regeur
Director
EQT

Bas Glas
Partner
Gilde Equity Management

Wolfgang de Limburg
Managing Partner
Ergon Capital Partners

Michel Galeazzi
Partner
Evoco

MODERATOR
Michel Govaert

Managing Director
Alvarez & Marsal Benelux
13:00 – 14:00Lunch
14:00 – 14:30Lunch Keynote
Marc Zwaaneveld
CEO
Van Gansewinkel
14:30 – 15:00Networking Break
15:00 - 16:00G. Small-Mid Caps H. Exit RoutesI. CEO Perspective
Where are the opportunities in the small-mid space? How to select and execute the perfect exit strategy?What are the key techniques in boosting company performance?
Marc Staal
Managing Partner
AAC Capital

Gijs Botman
Managing Partner
Mentha Capital

Vincent Braams
Partner
Vendis Capital

Harmen Geerts
Partner
H2 Equity Partners

Caroline Huyskes
Partner
Egeria

MODERATOR
Lisa Wright

Managing Director M&A Products
Bureau Van Dijk
Christiaan de Lint
Partner
Headway Capital

Charly Zwemstra
Managing Partner
Main Capital

Pascal Keutgens
Partner
Freshstream

Sander Slootweg
Managing Partner
Forbion Capital Partners

MODERATOR
Eric Wijs

Managing Director & Head of Benelux
Lincoln International
Philip Mountford
CEO
Hunkemöller

Peter Schrijnemaekers
CFO
Raet

Marc Zwaaneveld
CEO
Van Gansewinkel

Bart Devos
CEO
AR Metallizing

Peter Doodeman
CEO
Ad Van Geloven

MODERATOR
Theun van Halewijn

Partner-in-Charge, The Netherlands
Heidrick & Struggles
16:00 – 17:00Networking Break & Cocktail Reception