Amsterdam, 14 March 2017 – Investment company Fortino Capital has expanded its team by appointing Véronique Peeters (32) as Investment Manager. In this role, Peeters is responsible for handling financing applications, assessing and analysing enterprises with strong growth potential, coordinating the transaction process and maintaining contacts with the businesses. Her work territory will be the Benelux.
After graduating in Business Engineering, Peeters started in 2008 at PwC Transaction Services. She developed extensive expertise in transaction management there, and financial due diligence in particular. In 2012, Peeters moved to private equity, and took the position of Investment Associate at E-Capital Equity Management. There, Peeters focused on the coordination of transaction processes and took responsibility for follow-up on portfolio companies of E-Capital.
Véronique Peeters about her appointment at Fortino Capital: “I will be fulfilling the role of Investment Manager with a great deal of enthusiasm. The world of growth capital is dynamic, and is undergoing rapid development. The technology and digital focus of Fortino Capital, combined with our management know-how, are offering the market a new perspective. I am looking forward to helping build the exciting story of Fortino Capital.”
Duco Sickinghe, Managing Partner at Fortino Capital: “I am very pleased to welcome Véronique to our team as Investment Manager. The number of financing applications has been growing strongly, so that she will immediately be able to make a flying start. Véronique is skilled, engaged and an excellent discussion partner. With her work experience and competencies, she is a perfect addition to our expertise in technology, E-commerce and digital transformation.”