Maarten is an entrepreneur in heart in soul. Already during his studies – Business Administration and two masters; Finance & Investments and Entrepreneurship & New Venturing – he found the time to create RotaSocio Holding BV, a company that revolves around the development of innovative mobility solutions. They introduced a car-sharing provider for students and were the first to introduce a shared electric car in the Netherlands. 

In 2012 he was the co-founder of Symbid, an equity crowdfunding platform leading in the new era of finance. Their vision entails a world with a completely transparent financial market, where entrepreneurs and investors collectively realize their dreams and create sustainable value. On the funding platform they build connections between ambitious entrepreneurs and investors looking for business ideas they believe in.