Peak Capital is a Dutch venture capital firm which provides growth capital and pro-active hands-on support to fast-growing highly-scalable marketplaces, SaaS or data startups. Established in 2007, Peak Capital manages 3 funds, with the first 2 funds being fully invested. The investment in IENS was sold in 2015 to Tripadvisor (NASDAQ: TRIP). In 2016, Radionomy was exited to Vivendi (EPA:VIV).
Peak Capital differentiates itself by being founded and financed by experienced entrepreneurs with proven track-records. This differentiation is not only demonstrated by the entrepreneurial approach of its partners, but also by the Peak Capital investor network. Their expertise in building, financing, scaling and selling successful companies is leveraged by our portfolio companies to let them grow even faster.
The Peak Capital investor network consists of 30 entrepreneurs from companies like @Leisure, Adatus, Adfactor, AdfoGroep, BNR Nieuwsradio, Booking.com, Drukwerkdeal, DQ&A Media Group, eFuture, Marqit, M4N, Trinicon, SeatMe, Studyportals, YouMedical, ReturnSocial, Scoot Media, Spil Games, Vakantieveilingen, Vinden.nl and Woodwing.
Peak Capital is deeply convinced that companies can accelerate their growth by providing ‘smart capital’. Via its network and experience it provides hands-on support to its portfolio companies. Whether its support with hiring the right sales employees, making the right online marketing choices or raising a follow-up round, Peak Capital contributes to its portfolio companies.
TEAM PEAK CAPITAL
Johan van Mil (1971)
Co-Founder & Managing Partner Peak Capital I, II & III
Founder ReturnSocial, Adatus, Mailmedia, Yourleads, etc.
Chairman Investment committee Healthy.Capital
Advisory Board of the Master Entrepreneurship UvA/VU
Author ‘Ondernemen doe je’
Stefan Bary (1979)
Co-Founder & Managing Partner Peak Capital III
Managing Director Javest Investment Fund
Partner First Dutch, managing the M&A team
Guest lecturer Valuations at the Tilburg University
Graduated Cum Laude in Economics at the Tilburg University
Heleen Dura – van Oord (1972)
Co-founder Peak Capital I, II & III
Business woman of the year (2013)
Online media woman of the year (2007)
Founder DQ&A Media Group
Board Member ‘Jong Ondernemen’ and ‘LOEY Awards’
Supervisory board FD Media Group and De Efteling
Hein Siemerink (1972)
Co-Founder & Managing Partner Peak Capital I & II.