Portfolio

Our activities as of Q3-2016

IEX Group NV

Hollands largest Financial Portal, ZEP co-manages it and is shareholder. Partners are: Peter van Sommeren and Value8. We've turned IEX into an industry leader. Brands include: iex.nl, debeurs.nl, depers.nl and eurobench.com.
IEX is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. 
+ www.iexgroup.nl

 

easyHotel Benelux/DanZep Hotels

Between 1999 and 2007 we have been involved in real estate development with Dutch Development B.V. Out of that experience and our friendship with UK entrepreneur Dan Metcalfe came an opportunity (in 2007) to obtain the master franchise license for the easyHotel concept for the Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg) area. DanZep Hotels was founded in 2010 has opened 3 easyHotels (Amsterdam, The Hague and Rotterdam) to date. DanZep is currently building two new easyHotels in Amsterdam and Brussels and has 2 other new locations in development.
+ www.danzep.com

 

Micreos

Together with entrepreneur Mark Offerhaus we executed the buy out of this bio-technology startup. In 2006 we started the worlds first commerical Phage Production Center in Wageningen. In June 2007 EBI Food Safety B.V. received full FDA approval for its listex product. The name was changed to Micreos at the end of 2010 to underline our growing ambition in the emerging field of bacteriophage applications, including the market for  Human Health products. Micreos is now the global leader in this field. In oktober 2012 we launched gladskin.com, the worlds first endolysine based consumer product targetting Staph aureus.
+ www.micreos.com

 

ZepCam

Started as in idea on a Verbier chairlift in 2002; first proof-of-principle prototype in 2003 (check out this test footage); In 2008 Bart van der Aa stept in as CEO and co-shareholder to accelerate the project. We've developed a robust and best-of-class electronics product platform, targeting tactical markets like police, firemen and special forces. ZepCam launched its LTE live streaming version early 2012 and is now accelerating its global sales effort to capture this fast growing market.  
+ www.zepcam.com

 

PowerDNS.com

Leading DNS software company. Together with Bert Hubert we've taken one step back from mainstream DNS implementations and started from scratch to build the perfect DNS platform. PowerDNS software is now responsible for an estimated 40% of world internet DNS request (notable users: Wikipedia, OpenSRS, Deutsche Telecom, Google...) Check out here
+ www.powerdns.com

 

Sabon

We aim to solidify this business in the Netherland and Belgium over the next years and will focus on creating a high performance, internet and experience centric, retail operation in the Benelux. Sabon has approx 8 shops.Check out here

+Sabon Nederland