Ruurd has 30 year background in banking and corporate finance, always with a focus on new technology and emerging markets. Ruurd started his career at Staalbankiers. After 8 years he left to start an internet incubator during the late 90s. From 2008 onwards, Ruurd has developed himself as a spider in the web of the Dutch corporate finance domain. Early 2018 Ruurd decided to join VMC full-time as our CFO.