Mike Beunder

Mike co-founded several successful high-tech startups in the US, UK, and the Netherlands.

Managing Partner & Founder - NL

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Mike co-founded several successful high-tech startups in the US, UK, and the Netherlands. Mike knows what it takes to build up a great deep-tech company and create the conditions to come to a successful exit. Mike has also led several deep-tech M&A transactions, as part of the TD Shepherd team as well as during earlier parts of his career.

Mike started his career as a VLSI designer at the VLSI Program, CSIRO in Adelaide, Australia. He has held technical and managerial positions at companies such as the IMS, Germany, VLSI Technology and COMPASS Design Automation in France as well as Silicon Valley and Philips Semiconductors/NXP, The Netherlands.

Mike received his MS degrees in EE and CS in 1985 and his EE PhD in 1989, both from Twente University, the Netherlands. In 2012 he received his MA (with distinction) in International Relations and Conflict from Kings College at London University.

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