Kees Koolen serves as Partner at EQT. He joined EQT Partners in February 2015 as a Partner and Co-Head of EQT Ventures, Amsterdam. Prior to joining EQT Partners, from 1997 until 2014 Koolen was an angel investor, COO, CEO and COB at Booking.com. Koolen was instrumental in transforming Booking.com from a small Dutch start-up to the biggest hotel booking site in the world.
NXTP Ventures is a venture capital firm investing in early stage technology companies throughout Latin America. We partner with high-impact, visionary founders early on as one of the first sources of institutional funding to help build their companies into future market leaders with long-term competitive advantages.
Founding Partner and Exec Chairman at Positive Ventures
Impact Investor, Brazilian
Exec Chairman at Positive Ventures
Backing tech founders building breakthrough solutions to massive societal challenges
+ $200M PMC, 111.3 B Impact Score
Board Member at Eureciclo, Labi Exames; former Observer at OccamzRazor.
Ad Hoc Advisor at Google for Startups, United for a Living Amazon Fund, 100+ Accelerator Anheuser-Busch InBev, Yunus & Youth, Base and Hult Prize OnCampus.
DOMO Invest is a leading venture capital firm in Brazil that invests in best in class entrepreneurs. The firm invests in early-stage technology startups, helping them grow faster and establish themselves in competitive markets.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Brazil , Sao Paulo Br..., U.S.A.
$1700000 (Seed Round)
Brazil - Sao Paulo Brazil - Santa Monica California - Los Angeles California - California - U.S.A., U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • PropTech • IT (& TMT) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • Mobile • Consumer
Loureiro is the Founder and CEO at Spinlister. As the CEO, he is responsible for the overall direction of the company, securing strategic partnerships, raising funding and elevating the brand. Before serving as its CEO, Marcelo was an angel investor in the company and after a year he purchased the company from its original founders to revamp the service and keep the business growing. A serial entrepreneur by nature, Loureiro was part of the founding team of Sagatiba, Inc., a Brazilian liquor company that was sold in 2011 to Campari. At Sagatiba, he oversaw the sales and marketing of the new spirit, Cachaca, in the United States. Prior to that, he created the Brazilian clothing company Mandi.net that was sold to the holding company that distribute Calvin Klein in Brazil in 2005. In addition to serving as the CEO of Spinlister, Loureiro sits on the board of cleansing juice company UrbanRemedy.com and uses his beverage industry experience and contacts to advise the direction of the company. Loureiro also sits on the board of Pinion, a crowdsource research company (app) focusing on customer behavior and price/quality monitoring for consumer goods on retail and wholesale business in Brazil. Loureiro also worked as a social activist in his home country of Brazil and was deeply involved with NGOS and poor families in Sao Paulo. To help bring awareness to the social cause in the city, he produced a documentary, A PONTE, and a successful music festival Power to the Peaceful Brazil in 2007.