Herman is partner at Newion since January 2020 and is focusing on deal sourcing and supporting portfolio companies.
Herman brings 20+ years of experience in strategy & corporate finance, digital product development, marketing and venture capital. Prior to joining Newion he was Managing Director at KPN Ventures, founder of SanomaVentures and River Venture Partners, director of product development at Sanoma Digital and strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company.
Herman holds a masters degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Groningen and an MBA from INSEAD. He is married and father of three teenagers and combines a strong interest in technology, innovation and sustainable development with a love for live music, vintage design and slowfood.