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Meet Hedde Verhagen - Partner at Dunes Capital

Hedde Verhagen


Fresh out of university, Hedde began his entrepreneurial journey at Goudstandaard.com. On selling his interest in Goudstandaard, he continued his career as a bond trader at JP Morgan in London. Returning to the Netherlands after a number of years in the UK, he joined the family business in Alkmaar, Raetsheren. At Dunes, he is responsible for acquisitions. Hedde earned a Master’s in Finance from Hult Business School in London and a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Groningen.

Meet Joris Hoogenbosch - Partner at Dunes Capital

Joris Hoogenbosch


Joris is a born entrepreneur. Driven by a passion for business, he worked at PwC for seven years before founding his own company, Alfa Delta. In just three years, Alfa Delta flourished into a business with five offices and a staff of 140. On selling his interest in Alfa Delta, Joris became a much sought-after interim manager for companies in need of guidance during times of growth or contraction. In this role, he operated at board level for companies such as Bugaboo, Crawford, Ebo van de Bor, AmsterdamGold and Raetsheren. Joris was also a co-founder of Studelta, which made him a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Since 2017, Joris has been investing in mid-size companies and coaching young entrepreneurs.

Meet Mark van Lierop - Investment Director at Dunes Capital

Mark van Lierop

Investment Manager

Mark began his career at ING Bank, where his primary focus was granting credit to mid-size enterprises. He later combined this role with a specialisation in complex financing structures and acquisition financing. Since 2017, Mark has been active as an independent financial consultant, advising on investment and financing issues. He is a financial controller and has an MBA in Finance.