About us


Our team consists of a unique mix of business analysts and software developers. We combine our insights and experiences in the high tech-, startup- and venture capital market with software tools to be able to select tomorrow's winners even better.

That makes us awesome startup analysts.


Gilles Meijer

Head analyses & assessments

Thomas Mensink

Investor relations
Analyses & assessments

Erwin Starke

Software engineer

Dennis Eijkel

Software engineer

Jonneke ten Hove

User experience & design

Yaïr Sharon

Junior Business Analyst

Albert-Jan de Croes

Junior Business Analyst

Jaap Beernink


Floor Englebert

Junior Business Analyst


As startup analysts we collect and analyze a lot of data about the startup ecosystem. On our blog we share our insights with regard to the startup- and venture capital market (not all in English). Read and follow our blog here.

Latest blog posts:

Dragons Den analyse
Hoe haal je een investering op bij angels? Lessen uit Dragons’ Den
“Ik vind het eigenlijk gewoon schandalig dat je dit durft te vragen aan ons!” Aflevering 1 van Dragons’ Den en
Read more.
anke huiskes at the money
PODCAST – Anke Huiskes (Aletta Angels): ‘Silicon Valley is een snoepjeswinkel’
Van Twente naar Silicon Valley: het is de route die Anke Huiskes (36) heeft genomen. In de VS was ze
Read more.
pieter welten prime ventures
PODCAST: Pieter Welten (Prime Ventures): ‘De Amerikaanse ‘spray & pray’ strategie is niks voor ons’
Hij verliet Londen in 2013 voor een nieuwe carrièrestap op eigen bodem. Inmiddels is Pieter Welten partner bij Prime Ventures,
Read more.

Our blog posts have appeared on:

De TelegraafEmerceFDLink Magazinenrc.nextParoolQuoteSC_logo_01_Stack_FC-RGB_Positive_1200-e1557305987670SproutStartupJunctureTubantiaVeeCee

Open positions

We are often looking for new talent, but not at the moment.

Nevertheless, if you think that we're better of with than without you, please send us a message with your motivation.

We also open for support for students and researchers that are researching startups and venture capital. Please send us a message in which you describe your research.