Building the future


Martijn is responsible for Investor relations at Hivos Impact Investments, a dedicated impact investment management office for Hivos Foundation. Hivos Impact Investments is currently managing two SME impact funds with a diverse and growing portfolio. Martijn is an experienced business angel investor since 2007 with a special expertise in impact investment in international development. He is co-founder of Dutch business angel network De Investeerdersclub and a co-chair of EBAN Impact Investment Committee.

– Hivos Mideast Creatives Fund that aims to support innovative companies in the creative industries in Middle East North Africa in order to support more open societies and freedom of expression.

– Hivos Food and Lifestyle Fund that supports sustainable food production, local food sales and support biodiversity and healthy diets in Southern Africa.