Apollo Executive Search was founded in 2016 by Peter Zeeuw van der Laan (former McKinsey, Rocket Internet, TU Delft) and Maarten van der Kwaak (former Roland Berger, INSEAD and founder of several other successful ventures). Apollo Executive Search helps investors and entrepreneurs hire top level people for their ventures. We have a focus on private equity portfolio companies and venture capital backed scale-ups.
We specialize in C-level roles at fast-growing, innovative technology companies. These roles are typically in the area of general management, finance, strategy, commercial, technology or operations across a broad number of industries. Recent searches include:
- CEO in3 (fintech startup), CEO FysioGroup Nederland (private equity portfolio company)
- CFO Felyx (mobility scaleup), CFO Hiber (aerospace scaleup)
- CCO BuyBay (software scaleup), Business Unit Manager Delmic (Medtech scaleup)
- COO Exasun (solar panel scaleup), COO Safesize (tech scaleup)
- Portfolio Manager at Waterland (PE), Investment Manager at Waterman Ventures (VC)
- Strategy Manager bij G-Star, Head of Business Development bij HelloFresh
- Digital Strategy Consultant at Mobiquity, Data & Strategy Manager at TWS
About 2/3rds of our team is currently living in the Netherlands (across geographies), about 1/3rd is working in Thailand and Ukraine. Apollo currently does not have an office in the Netherlands and is completely organized remotely. The team currently includes about 10 people with acedemic and professional backgrounds at McKinsey, Harvard, INSEAD, Rocket Internet, Nato, L.E.K. and TU Delft.
Our company is growing rapidly, and we are looking to expand our team with talented people equipped to individually execute searches for C-level and other key positions.