Tuesday, 19 June
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands
How to ensure that a Startup becomes a Scale-up
Constantijn van Oranje-Nassau currently leads StartupDelta, the accelerator for the startup ecosystem in The Netherlands, where he recently co-founded StartupFest Europe, the biggest-ever startup event in The Netherlands. In addition, he serves as director for Macro Advisory Partners and Deloitte Edge Fellow, advising multinational companies and the European Commission on their digital innovation strategies. His career has included past positions at IFC, Booz Allen & Hamilton, RAND Corporation and the European Commission, where he was chief of staff for vice president Neelie Kroes. Prince Constantijn is a regular speaker at national and international tech conferences.
After he presents, he’ll be joined by the following panelists:
- Prof. Justin Jansen, Ph.D. | Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
- Prof. Eva de Mol, Ph.D. | Professor, VU University Amsterdam
- Dr. Martin J. Scott| Partner, The Riverside Company
Watch Prince Constantijn talk about StartupDelta and the startup landscape:
Wednesday, 20 June
9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
CEO Panel Keynote: How to Drive Value in Your Portfolio Company
Don’t miss this dynamic keynote presentation Wednesday morning at 9:30 a.m. The panel will explore the CEO-PE firm relationship, as well as how they’ve driven value creation and optimized operations at their portfolio company. These top CEOs will also share how to scale-up and grow, including buy-and-build strategies and expanding internationally, and how putting the right management team together can make all the difference.
- Antonio Crespo | Chief Digital Officer & Managing Partner, Quint Wellington Redwood
- Luuc Elzinga | CEO, Tiqets
- Alexandra van Hellenberg Hubar | CEO, Livewords
- Moderated by Pam Hendrickson | COO & Vice Chairman, Strategic Initiatives, The Riverside Company
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Keynote Presentation: Navigating EU Policy and Regulation for Middle-Market M&A
EuroGrowth 2018 closes with a conversation with Christine Panier and moderator Stewart Licudi, where they’ll discuss the challenges of EU regulation, the changing policy priorities for private equity firms and pertinent statistics pertaining to the various markets in Europe. They’ll also share what’s on the horizon for European lower middle-market PE firms and their forecasts of the future.