Harry Haeck

Investment Manager. Before joining SmartFin, Harry worked for several years in the Private Equity team of BNP Paribas Fortis, where he focused on both direct and indirect investments. Before that, he participated in the Senior Talent Program of BNP Paribas Fortis where he worked on various strategic projects across different business lines of the bank.… Read More

Toon De Neef

Investment Associate. Before joining SmartFin, Toon gained experience as a Corporate Banking Trainee at BNP Paribas Fortis and as an Investment Analyst in the Venture Capital team at PMV. Prior to these experiences, Toon conducted a consultancy project at Soudal where he analyzed and updated the management reporting system. He also completed an Investment Banking… Read More

Sébastien Thiel

Partner – CFO. Before joining SmartFin, Sébastien was Managing Partner and Co-founder of Finsight Solutions, one of the first companies in Belgium providing ‘CFO as a service’ acquired by Grant Thornton in 2020. Before that, Sébastien was Global Finance Director of Clear2Pay where he took over the CFO role of Jürgen after its sale to… Read More

Bert Baeck

Managing Partner. Before joining SmartFin, Bert was CEO and Co-founder of TrendMiner, a successful SaaS IoT/Analytics software company acquired by Software AG in 2018. TrendMiner scaled to 85 employees, with offices in 3 continents, exporting to more than 22 countries in less than 36 months. Before that, Bert was Sales & Marketing Director of ‘D… Read More

Thomas Depuydt

Managing Partner. Before joining SmartFin, Thomas worked as Portfolio Manager for iMinds (now part of imec), where he managed a portfolio of 100+ companies that graduated from the iMinds’ incubation program and supported them in their fundraising and growth strategies. Before that, Thomas was active in management consulting at Accenture, in both product and project… Read More

Bart Luyten

Founding Partner. Before co-founding SmartFin, Bart was the founder and managing director of Sniper Investments, a very successful smart technology growth fund that was liquidated mid 2016. Before that, Bart had experience as Investment Director of Partners At Venture and Managing Partner of Privast Capital Partners, both Belgian-based private equity and venture capital funds with… Read More

Jürgen Ingels

Founding Partner. Before co-founding SmartFin, Jürgen was also member of the Investment Committee of Sniper Investments. Until its sale to FIS in 2014, Jürgen was the founder and CFO of Clear2Pay, a leading payments technology company. Under his leadership, he grew the company to one of the world leaders in payment security software with more… Read More