Walvis Participaties

General information


Amsterdam, Noord-Holland


John Fentener van Vlissingen founded Walvis in 2012. Walvis is a Dutch Venture Capitalist that invested in seed and early stage Dutch Internet technology startups with global ambitions.Walvis doesn’t only support financially but also with knowledge and network. Walvis mainly invests equity in companies with a B2B business model. The investment strategy is based on funding companies with long-term value creation that have clear and challenging targets and where Walvis will work closely together with the entrepreneurs.


Vincent Gravesteyn (Managing Director), Mirna Pool – van Ede (Management Assistant), Joop Drechsel (CEO/ Chairman of Investment committee)


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Investment information

Investment type

Later-stage venture investments

Investment size


Investing in

Commerce, Enterprise, FinTech, Health and Internet of Things.

Investments made

 Aggelo, AppVantages, Blue Carpet, Dynasource.com, Een Media, Elly’s, Gobear, Hrmatches, Ingresso, Speakap, Srxp, SwyMed, Syndy