MEET OUR MENTORS AND INSPIRATORS

IN THE PROGRAM

Be part of this network. Become a mentor.

Do you want to know more about mentoring? Ask Loes via Loes@travelimpactlab.nl

Marius Appelman I Riksja Travel
Founder&Director

What I have to offer:
Founder experience, large network, lot of connections with startups
Frank Oostdam I ANVR
President/Director

What I have to offer:
General knowledge of the (international) travelindustry, expertise in retailing and an extensive network
Tessa aan de Stegge I Purpose Lab
Founder

What I have to offer:
Brand strategy & trend forecasting within the field of sustainable travel,
Marjon Kaper I ANWB
Director @ ANWB Reizen
Tey El-Rjula I The invisible man
The invisible man, CEO/founder @ TYKN
Arjan de Bakker I ANWB
MVO Adviseur/CSR-adviser

What I have to offer:
Coaching, sustainability in general, sustainable mobility
Elisabeth Stevens I Incision.care
COO

What I have to offer:
A strong focus on building a top team and culture to help your start-up. I am an expert in scaling (tech) organizations through hyper-growth and international expansion – especially focusing on the people- and organizational side of growing your company.
Edith Huntink I Riksja Travel
Lead New Business & Innovation

What I have to offer:
commercial sales perspective, customer oriented, front office and back office processes, tailor-made travel, DMCs
Chris Scheltema I ANWB
Legal Counsel

What I have to offer:
Legal knowledge and experience with venture capital from my past as a lawyer
Rajneesh Badal I Travel with Zoey
Managing Director

What I have to offer:
> 10 years experience and network in travel; build multiple startups (and closed them); working lean (NEXT Canvas); revenue/business model focus; financial and data background; experience with B2C and B2B models
Marc Wesselink Venturerock
Co-founder Venturerock and Contrarian Ventures
Nico Gielen I Transavia Ventures
Investment Lead New Business

What I have to offer:
Business Development, Sales, Investor readiness and 15 years experience as Founder & CEO of startup/scale up and 5 years experience as investor.
Rian Verkooijen I NieuweRoutes
Founder

What I have to offer:
I am an experienced networker, coach, trainer and facilitator. I have a large network and know how to build a strong relationmanagement.
Emiel Begthel I ANWB
Programmamanager Personalisatie

What I Have to offer:
Marketing, Change, Ecommerce, Personalisation/Data
Robert Westerhuis I Orange Minds
Founder & Design Sprint facilitator

What I have to offer:
Lean Startup background. Design Thinker / Design Sprint facilitator. Customer focused innovation. Mainly working with large corporate organizations that want to innovate like a startup. I travelled 74 countries. I work 30%-40% of my time abroad.
David Mozes I Volta Ventures
Principal

What I have to offer:
Fundraising & commercial strategy
Karianne Van Rongen I ANWB
Manager Marketing

What I have to offer:
general management (commercial focus), broad marketing & sales experience (b-to-c), productmanagement, travel industry, customer centric, change management and leadership.
René Nieuwmans I Riksja Travel
New business lead retail

What I have to offer:
Online marketing, data analysis, six sigma lean, travel
Rob Steffe I Cookie Monster
Digital Marketing Creature

What I have to offer:
Based on my experience, I can help answer the question: "How can your startup benefit from digital marketing, digital advertising and marketing technology?"
Kjell van Milaan I ANWB
Manager Data & Analytics Finance

What I have to offer:
Co-founded a startup myself in the past.
Data / technology / finance / control.
Marion Muetstege I ANWB
Manager Corporate Strategy

What I have to offer:
Strategy, Marketing, Marketingstrategy, Brand, Marketingcommunication,Proposition development, Presenting skills,
Simone Pourier I FASE
Regional Manager Netherlands

What I have to offer:
As a co-founder of two startups and advisor to startups and scale-ups, I have gained extensive experience with business planning, business modelling and financing rounds. Nowadays, my focus is on social and environmental enterprises. My network consists mostly of actors in the social enterprise field.
Tatiana Glad I Impact Hub
Co-founder, director

What I have to offer:
an entrepreneur, sustainability practitioner and change strategist working across sectors and cultures with a focus on impact entrepreneurship, urban innovation, sustainable enterprise and the next generation.
Jelle Oskam I Odyssey Attribution
Co-founder en CEO
Veerle Witte I Travel Diaries
Founder / CEO
Sjoerd Mol I Benvalor
Attorney-at-law and Partner Corporate / M&A
Eric van der Maten I Arches Capital
Managing Partner
Martijn Vrielink I Incentro
Managing Director

What I have to offer:
My career started as full stack developer and then grown to be teamlead, Scrum Master, project manager and I'm now general manager of a 50 people large company specialised in creating online experiences. I have a commercial drive and know what it takes to grow. My network is primarily in the top 200 of Dutch corporate's.
Jos Steeghs I ANWB
Manager Functional support

What I have to offer:
I have knowledge of innovation management. In my daily work I meet various start-ups who pitch for ANWB. As a consultant I have seen many business models of many national and internationl companies. I have business, finance and IT knowledge. In my daily work I support startup initiatives within ANWB.
Yolanda Verveer Born I MIkomi
Freelance consultant Innovation/Business models/Design thinking/Lean Innovation @ mikomi.nl
Brit Haarmans I Transavia
Innovation Lead

What I have to offer:
Lean start-up & design sprint methodology, how to run experiments, validate assumptions, create MVP's. I am an intrapreneur so I know how to build up things from scratch. My network is broad in the travel and mobility industry.
Michel Groenenstijn I Studio XD
founder @ Studio XD / Goya Experiences

What I have to offer:
Experience design, design thinking, impact, travel startup, business
Jochum Jarigsma I Twona
CEO

What I have to offer:
sales, marketing, increase revenue
Claudia Metz I Transavia
Spokesperson and communication strategist

What I have to offer:
communication strategy, media contacts, interviews media
Perry van de Wiel I Travelhome
Directeur

What I have to offer:
Travel, gaming and game events/ the ups and downs of a startup and the selling proces of a company/ Travelhome is a daughter of ANWB.
Gerben Hardeman I ANVR
Travel Tomorrow lead to make the travel sector more futureproof

What I have to offer:
See also my linkedin profile my experience is in connecting people and business in the travel sector and collaborating with different players and stakeholders to make the world a bit better. Specialisation in Responsible Tourism. Huge international network in travel and tourism
Lars Rompen I TIL en Qeske
Coordinator/Community Manager

What I have to offer:
Business Development, Marketing Strategies, Organisational Development.
Jaap van der Linden I ANWB
Business owner Kamperen

What I have to offer:
Managerial experiance, International business, travelbusiness, media business, law and legislation, mentorship experience
Erik Spliet I ANWB
Manager marketing & Sales

What I have to offer:
Strategy, business development, positioning, branding, concept development, sales opportunities. Broad network because I have worked in various companies in the tourism industry
Helene Hallebeek Transavia
CRO specialist / innovation consultant

What I have to offer:
validation methods, insights in A/B testing, the importance of tracking, network within Transavia and other CRO hero's (from other companies)
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Rajneesh Badal I Travel with Zoey

Managing Director What I have to offer: > 10 years experience and network in travel; build multiple startups (and closed them); working lean (NEXT Canvas); revenue/business model focus; financial and data background; experience with B2C and B2B models