Bas is a Director at IMPROVED, having joined the firm as an analyst in 2017.
Bas advises his clients and partners through complex cross-border deals and is focused on finding the best partners for our clients. Furthermore, he takes a keen interest in guiding management teams and shareholders to achieve their Energy Transition ambitions.
Bas’s dedication to his work, clients, and partners was officially recognised when he was nominated as the Young M&A Talent of the year by the Dutch M&A Community in 2019.
Before joining IMPROVED, Bas worked as an analyst at VOC Capital Partners, a venture capital firm. His remit there was on early-stage technology investments and growth markets across a wide range of sectors.
Bas holds a Master’s degree in Financial Management from the VU Amsterdam. During his studies, he spent two years in Guangzhou, China and has become a competent speaker of Mandarin.
Outside of work, Bas is passionate about endurance sports such as triathlon, cycling and ultramarathons. Alongside his sporting endeavours, Bas is also a keen linguist taking the opportunity to learn new languages in his spare time.