Hendrik Halbe

Hendrik Halbe

Intro: Hendrik Halbe is passionate about inspiring, supporting and educating the leading entrepreneurs of tomorrow. He is currently active as director of SMO – to accelerates the realisation of societal ambitions by signalling and identifying issues which require a great deal of adaptability and an integral approach. He is also active at Startup Delta – to enable businesses to start and grow quickly: funding, appropriate regulation, and a new entry scheme for ambitious startups from outside Europe. 

Expertise: entrepreneurship, business modelling, innovation, management consulting, coaching, angel investing, new business development, networking

CV:

  • Director SMO (Stichting Maatschappij en Onderneming), the think tank of the Netherlands since 1968
  • Founder and managing director of the Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship -empowers startups, SMEs, and corporates to turn ideas into innovations by bringing business and academia together.
  • Co-founder Get in the Ring – award winning investment competition for startups around the globe
  • Board Member of the Global Entrepreneurship Week foundation
  • Co-founder Halbe & Koenraads – Consultancy (advice & projectmanagement) & Ventures (new concepts and seed investment)
  • Projectleader Valorisation programme Rotterdam (PVR)