Jan Willem Baud

Jan Willem Baud studied economic science at the Rijks Universiteit Groningen, followed by an MBA at Insead. Jan Willem brings decades of experience in consulting, general management and Private Equity. Jan Willem started his career as a consultant at Horringa & de Koning, a specialised Dutch general management consulting firm which was subsequently taken over by the Boston Consulting Group. Later, he became the General Manager of Fico Tooling, a manufacturer of semiconductor equipment with sales and operations in Europe, Asia and the US, and which successfully got listed at the AMX of the Amsterdam Stock Exchange. He then became the General Manager of Triple P, a lossmaking IT company, which he successfully turned around and got back in trading on Nasdaq. In 2002, Jan Willem became the managing partner of NPM Capital,  a EUR1 bln leading Dutch Private Equity firm, investing in medium sized Dutch companies, and with a strong focus on innovation and sustainability.  After 12 years in this position he left to become an independent board member in various companies, and an angel investor in mainly young and fast growing IT companies. In addition, Jan Willem serves on various boards of profit and non for profit companies and institutions.


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