Sacha Vekeman

Sacha Vekeman

CEO at Scense | Building Software Channels

Location
Rotterdam Area, Netherlands
Industry
Computer Software

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Sacha Vekeman's Overview

Current
  • Entrepreneur in Residence at iMinds
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Sacha Vekeman's Summary

CEO at Scense, a fast growing software company that connects more than 100,000 enterprise desktops to secure cloud application stores. Bringing the company to its full potential with an ambition to become a recognized global market leader of Desktop-as-a-Service solutions.

Managing Partner at 247 Invest Venture Capital Partners. We manage a European portfolio of start-ups with assets in high-growth industries such as sports broadcasting, communications security, consumer mobile, enterprise software, cloud computing and software-as-a-service.

Angel Investor and board member of Qamira, virtual camera technology company.
Angel Investor and co-founder of tech startup Mobiya Ltd. Mobile classified search.

Middle-East specialist with track record in GCC technology distribution, government security and fundraising as General Partner in the investment holdings Adara Capital (www.adaracap.com).

Cloud and hosting consultant to the telecom and banking industry with blue chip clients such as Telenet and KBC; working with vendors such as EMC, HP, VirtualSharp, Core DataCloud.

Board Advisor Contributing to Business Strategy, Management Performance, Risk Management and Entrepreneurial Leadership. Interim CEO and change management.

More than 15 years of experience in large multinational corporations, technology startups and high-growth companies. Worked and lived in London, Amsterdam, Paris and Brussels.

Enterpreneur in Residence at Europe Unlimited, Tech Tour, iMinds and Startups.be. I contribute as experienced entrepreneur in the coaching and incubation of high-tech startups.

Supporting technology companies to productize, scale-out and build a go-to-market via international business development and venture capital backing.

Designing, executing and delivering revenue from global technology partnerships with world leaders such as IBM, EMC, HP, NetApp, Oracle, Microsoft and Google.

Business Development (www.Prosquare.net) and Venture Fundraising (www.247Invest.net)

Sacha Vekeman's Experience

CEO

Scense

May 2014Present (5 months) Rotterdam

January 2006Present (8 years 9 months) Gent Area, Belgium

Investor, Chairman of Board of Directors

Qamira

January 2014Present (9 months) Brussels Area, Belgium

Entrepreneur in Residence

iMinds

December 2011Present (2 years 10 months) Gent Area, Belgium

Investor, Founding Partner

Camargus

January 2012December 2013 (2 years) Liège Area, Belgium

Investor, Co-founder

Mobiya Limited

January 2006December 2013 (8 years) London, United Kingdom

Board Member, Non-Exec Director

Core DataCloud

June 2011November 2013 (2 years 6 months) London, United Kingdom

Business Development Cloud Storage

Telenet Solutions

December 2011June 2012 (7 months) Gent Area, Belgium

Business Development Cloud Computing

Aserver.com

August 2009May 2011 (1 year 10 months)

Business Development Software-as-a-Service

Planzone.com

December 2009December 2010 (1 year 1 month) Paris Area, France

Director, Marketing & Strategic Alliances

NTT Europe Ltd.

January 2002June 2006 (4 years 6 months) London, United Kingdom

Sports Sponsorship Director NTT Europe

UEFA

January 2003December 2004 (2 years) London, United Kingdom

Business Development Hosting & Managed Services

Dedidgate & DataCenterTechnologies

December 2000December 2001 (1 year 1 month) Gent Area, Belgium

Business Development Internet. Launch Easy.be

Roularta Media Group

November 1998February 2000 (1 year 4 months) Brussels Area, Belgium

Business Development Application Service Providers

PSINet Europe

July 1997October 1998 (1 year 4 months) Brussels Area, Belgium

Sacha Vekeman's Patents

  • Mobile DNA Ltd Advertising System and Process

    • United Kingdom Patent Application 0612395.4
    • Filed June 23, 2006
    Inventors: Sacha Vekeman

    International patent filing for Mobiya's mobile classified advertising system. Methodology patent securing our micro-payment engine's communication and information flow for buyer and seller interactivity over mobile communication. Has 30 claims!

Sacha Vekeman's Languages

  • Dutch

    (Native or bilingual proficiency)
  • English

    (Full professional proficiency)
  • French

    (Professional working proficiency)
  • Spanish

    (Elementary proficiency)

Sacha Vekeman's Certifications

  • Dale Carnegie Sales Advantage

    • Dale Carnegie Training

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