The team of TransEquity Network consists of the Fund management and Associate partners. The members of the Fund management all have broad experience in business, the partners as entrepreneur at small or middle sized companies or as director/management. The Associate Partners are entrepreneurs with experience as investor. They support TransEquity Network in acquisitions, share their sector knowledge and can (temporarily) fulfil a management or advisory role within the company.
Jurgen van Olphen
Has a background as entrepreneur and director of various companies. Jurgen founded TransEquity Network in 2002. He is primarily responsible for the acquisition and sale of portfolio companies, managing change processes and supporting the management of portfolio companies.
After his studies Accountancy at the HEAO and the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Albert Bos started his career at an accountants office and subsequently worked as a financial manager in a midsized company. Since 2005 Albert works for TransEquity Network . As a partner he is responsible for the financial management and operational issues at TransEquity Network and the portfolio companies.
Hans is trained as a business economist and has held various financial positions at banks and a large accountancy organization. He gained broad consultancy experience within SMEs / family businesses processes, with an emphasis on corporate finance, value creation / mergers & acquisitions and strategy. His role within TransEquity Network is aimed at, among other things, the acquisition of new portfolio companies, realizing growth trajectories and support for management boards of portfolio companies.
Jenneke van Lier
After her law studies Jenneke worked as a legal counsel at several companies. In 2008 she started working for TransEquity Network. Jenneke is responsible for the general support of the processes within TransEquity Network and the legal support of the portfolio companies.
Michiel graduated as an economist from Tilburg University. He has over ten years of work experience as a banker for SMEs and Corporate Clients and as (senior) manager within the M&A practice of one of the “Big Four”. His role within TransEquity Network focuses, among other things, on the acquisition of participations and allowing them to grow through buy & build.
Obtained his Master of Science in Finance and Investments in June 2017 from the Rotterdam School of Management. Since September 2017, he works as business analyst at TransEquity Network.
John van den Hout
After a long international career as director and entrepreneur in the furniture industry and home decoration, John is now active as investor and interim manager. He works since 2011 with TransEquity Network.
Alfred has broad experience as entrepreneur and hands-on investor, amongst others in the insurance business, online business and various other companies/sectors. He co-operates with TransEquity Network since 2002.
Tjeu van Roij
Tjeu has broad experience as entrepreneur and investor in a family company, a technical trading company and production companies. Since 2014 he’s CEO of Elcee Group, a joint participation.
Paul is a specialist in value creation, with experience as consultant, program manager and investor. As of 2016, he supports portfolio companies of TransEquity Network with defining and executing their business plans and improvement programs.
Rob gained experience in the medical industry and as active partner in companies in this sector. Since 2014 he is involved with TransEquity Network and portfolio companies.
Allen is a very experienced CFO and investor in a.o. ICT, fashion and retail. He’s also investment director at Heligan Capital Partners in England, and investment partner of TransEquity Network.