Maarten is the founder and Executive Chairman of Oaklins Netherlands. After working at Fokker Aircraft and Kas Bank NV, Maarten became CEO of Physio Medical Systems B.V., a specialized respiratory and anesthesia equipment business. On completing a turnaround and international growth plan, he sold the company to German multinational Dräger A.G. Maarten worked for PWC Corporate Finance as a senior M&A professional and subsequently founded Holland Corporate Finance (now Oaklins Netherlands). With 25 industry-focused investment bankers, it soon became the largest independent M&A boutique in the Netherlands. Maarten has acted as lead advisor on over 100 international transactions. His key areas of expertise are in agritech, horticulture, tech-enabled services, vertical markets software, healthcare providers, and testing and inspection businesses.
Maarten is a former President and Chairman of Oaklins International Inc. and was a board member of McKinsey's New Venture business plan contest and University Chair of the Entrepreneurs Organization's recent "Change the World" conference. He is a regular speaker on M&A topics and a guest lecturer on the New CFO executive program at Erasmus University's ESAA. He holds a master's in Business Economics from the Free University of Amsterdam.
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