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

Presented in partnership with S&P Global Market Intelligence

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:

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.



1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Closing Keynote Presentation

European Private Equity: A Discussion of Climate, Challenges and Opportunities

EuroGrowth 2018 closes with a conversation with Christine Panier and moderator Stewart Licudi, where they’ll discuss the climate of EU private equity 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.


  • Christine Panier | Head of the Lower Middle Market– Western Europe, Equity Investments, European Investment Fund
  • Moderated by Stewart Licudi | Managing Director, Head of European Financial Sponsors Coverage, William Blair & Company