Duco Sickinghe
Duco Sickinghe

Managing Partner

Duco Sickinghe Managing Partner Duco Sickinghe founded Fortino Capital in December 2013 and has overseen Fortino’s growth to a recognized technology VC firm. Duco is an expert in assessing management and evaluating business strategies. He mainly focuses on the leadership and operational next steps past closing. His expertise covers General Management, Strategy, Marketing, Business &…

Renaat Berckmoes

Partner

Renaat Berckmoes Partner Renaat Berckmoes co-founded Fortino Capital in December 2013. Renaat is extremely skilled in financial matters and brings a relevant connection to the financial world. His specialties are M&A, Corporate Finance, Investor Relations, Financing, Trade Finance, Hedging, Public Issuance and IPO. Current positions: Independent Director, Biocartis, molecular diagnostics solutions, BCART:BB Member of the…

Matthias Vandepitte

Partner

Matthias Vandepitte Partner Matthias Vandepitte joined Fortino Capital in March 2016. Matthias has an industrial background and brings PE and VC experience from Gimv, a European midmarket PE player. His role and focus within Fortino Capital is: generating new resourceful leads, deal negotiation, structuring and general transaction. Industry, Software and Analytics are his focus sectors.…

Baudouin Jolly

Associate Partner

Baudouin Joly Associate Partner Baudouin Jolly co-founded Fortino Capital in December 2013. Baudouin has a wide experience as a private investor and he has a valuable network mainly in the French speaking part of Belgium. His experience in multiple sectors and ventures allows him to help companies structure the strategic vision of their business, objectives…

Steven De Troyer

Investment Director

Steven De Troyer joined Fortino Capital in April 2018 as an Investment Director. Prior to Fortino he worked for several renowned companies in the advisory and investment sector, Steven therefore brings valuable investment experience to the team. His focus over the past years has been on Consumer, E-commerce, IT software and IT services. In his…

Véronique Peeters

Investment Manager

Véronique Peeters Investment Manager Véronique Peeters joined Fortino Capital in October 2016 as an Investment Manager. Véronique is focusing on the screening of new leads, the coordination of transaction processes and the follow-up of portfolio companies. Experience: Investment Associate, E-Capital Equity Management M&A advisor, PwC Brussels Education: Graduated in Business Engineering, the Solvay Brussels School…

Filip Van Innis

Investment Manager

Filip Van Innis Investment Manager Filip Van Innis joined Fortino Capital in December 2016 as an Investment Manager. Filip has extensive experience with projects in Corporate Development, TMT, Financial Services, Consumer Goods, Health Care. Experience: Project leader at Boston Consulting Group Seconded to BNP Fortis working on Big Data & disruptions in daily banking (OR)…

Arnaud De Vos

Investment Manager

Arnaud De Vos Investment Manager Arnaud De Vos joined Fortino Capital in June 2018 as an Investment Manager. Arnaud has extensive experience with projects in Corporate Finance, analytics and technology. Experience: Advising clients on national and cross-border M&A transactions at Rothschild & Co Analyst and associate at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co He successfully managed a variety of investment transactions in…

Vincent Claes

Associate

Vincent Claes Associate Vincent Claes joined Fortino Capital in January 2015 as an Associate. Vincent focuses on screening of new leads, portfolio management and is involved in transactions. Experience: Private Equity at AAC Capital, Amsterdam Corporate Banking at RBS, Brussels Education: MSc Finance & Investments, Rotterdam School of Management Master in Business Engineering, Universiteit Antwerpen,…

Céline Vanbever

Compliance & Legal Officer

Céline Vanbever Compliance & Legal Officer Céline is responsible for supporting Fortino Capital, and will also support the portfolio companies in legal, governance and compliance matters. Experience: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Lawyer, Jones Day celine.vanbever@fortino.be