Hans is a Partner at Finch Capital. Prior to joining the Fund, Hans was a serial entrepreneur and an investor with over 15 years of international experience across multiple high-technology industries including mobile, social media and Fintech and has expensive experience of South East Asia having previously been based in Singapore.
He co-founded three global businesses (Telitas, TMG, CLIQ) with enterprise values totalling EUR 150m+ and took the companies from start-up to exit (IPO or trade sale). Since 2011 he made 11 personal investments with an average MM of 4+, including Society One, Australia’s leading P2P lending platform.
Hans is the co-founder of Incubasia Ventures, a tech-incubator and Singapore Fintech Consortium, a Fintech industry body, both based in Singapore. He sits on the boards of private and public companies, including Pocket Media (NL/US), Dr Panda (China), Inzen (Singapore). Hans started his career as a lawyer with Allen and Overy, specializing in mergers and acquisitions. Hans holds Masters Degrees in Corporate Law and Tax Law from the University of Amsterdam.