Karel Goderis* (1973) joined Saffelberg Investments in 2022 as Investment Manager. He is responsible for financial analysis, business analysis, financial modeling and valuations of investment opportunities, and acts as interim CEO for Iristick NV, one of the portfolio investments. He has a narrow focus on the technology companies within the portfolio
Prior to joining Saffelberg Investments Karel Goderis was an active entrepreneur buying and growing several SMEs in the pharmaceuticals and construction industries. Before embarking onto his entrepreneurial endeavours, he was Head of Strategy at Proximus, involved in strategic projects at group level, as well as mergers & acquisitions. Before joining Proximus, he was a consultant with Bain & Company at Brussels. In his early career he was a technical sales engineer for British Telecom, and a technology consultant at ARINSO International.
Karel holds a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Brussels (1996, Magna Cum Laude) and a MBA from London Business School (2001)
* Representative of Allegeo NV