Marcel van der Heijden Speedinvest Partner

Marcel van der Heijden

Lead Partner, Deep Tech

Marcel’s long-term, versatile and international experience in the IT, internet and mobile industry has challenged him to take on leading technical roles in business development. Both (his own) startups and global market leaders have benefited from his expertise and dedication. Marcel holds a PhD in Physics, which shapes his highly analytical way of contributing towards outstanding success stories in the industry.

“I believe the reason for yesterday’s success can be exactly the reason for tomorrow’s failure, but love to be proven wrong if it means sustained success moving forward.”

Before joining Speedinvest in 2012, Marcel managed the EMEA-hosted applications business and a partnership with a global operator within Microsoft. As a Partner at Speedinvest, Marcel provides hands-on cooperation and support to portfolio companies in the complex field of technology.