BraveHearts is a group of entrepreneurs
that all made the journey
Some small, some big
Some hardcore corporate, some more playful
Sometimes painful, always grateful
We know, chasing your dreams
Be Brave. Follow your Heart.
We support people that have great projects and big dreams.
And their hearts at the right place.
(Pre-Seed) to Series A+
with tickets starting
from €10K to €XXXM
When asked for,
We live in a fast
that will keep us
on our toes.
Be agile. Be open.
Sense of ownership
Follow your heart.
Chase your dreams.
Meet the team
We have decades of experience as founders of tech, retail, art and hospitality projects.
We help where we can. And we truly believe we can create a change. Together.
Studies: MBA at IESE, Economics degree at European Business School, Germany. Experienced in Management Consulting (Booz Allen Hamilton). Business Angel in 5+ start ups. Likes beach volleyball, kite, skiing and tennis.
Co-founder and CEO COOLTRA
Studies: International Management at HES Amsterdam
Enthusiastic about kick-starting, social entrepreneurship and coaching
CMO and Founder of Foodclub (Hospitality chain in Barcelona)
Sander van Dissel
Owner of innovation agency Knock Out Lab int and passion for corporate/startup collaborations. Previously Global innovation director at a 5bn$+ multinational and CEO of a mid sized energy company.
Energy expert with passion for innovation and sustainability
Marc Jordana Soldevila
Previously Partner & Chief of Business Development at Antai Venture Builder.
Also before : managing director Heura Foods
CEO Norrsken Barcelona
Market leading coffeechain Holland. Sold to Jabobs DE in 2012 Retail lover, franchisor/ee.
Co Founder www.CoffeeCompany.nl
Previously managing director at Rocket Internet and Consultant at McKinsey
Partner at Paua Ventures
Previously co-founded Cyoshi Mobile and sold to a Liberty Media owned public company. Passionate about mobile apps, crypto, and affiliate marketing
Co-founder of Koko, Co-Founder & CEO of Sivinco
Serial Entrepreneur, Passionate about Marketing, Sales & Projects that develop people.
Founding Partner European Bartenderschool
Enthusiastic about innovation and creativity and that companies should play a central role in building and inspiring a better world.
Founder and CEO of Desigual
Passionate about Tourism, Hospitality & Real Estate. Previous Founder of GoCar Barcelona (sold in 2019), Property Investor & Manager.
Inspired in creating a more human world through the application of technology. Passionate entrepreneur who loves storytelling.
Founder & Managing Partner at Lexidy Law Boutique.
Founding Partner of Company builder HS3 and other companies. Passionate about innovation & art.
Entrepreneur, Advisor and Investor
Entrepreneur, tech enthusiast and angel investor. Co-founder of Zanox, Europe's leading performance advertising network
Co-Founder of UFOstart – the first “Global Crowd Network” for Lean Startups
Sold in 2016 to NOVASOL group a subsidiary of Wyndham Group. Founder of Lanta Digital Ventures, invest in startups
CEO and Founder of Yello Living & Friendly Rentals S.L.
Passionate about distributed networks, bio-tech, innovation by way of disruptive technologies, and building competitive teams.
Partner at Cluster Capital
A SaaS startup enabling recruiters to make well-informed and unbiased candidate screening decisions
social entrepreneur , CEO / Co-founder TestGorilla:
Robain de Jong
Studies: MBA at IESE, Business administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam
Experienced in Digital-Out-Of-Home, Media, Software & Sustainable Last Mile Logistics
CEO at EcoScooting Delivery S.L.
Studies: Innovation Management at MIT (Sloan) & Business Administration at Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
Co-founder of BlueSpace