Arthur joined Plain Vanilla early 2017 and has over two decades of M&A and private equity experience. Before Plain Vanilla, he was a managing partner at NEON Private Equity, where he was responsible for several highly successful investments and exits throughout the financial crisis. Before making a career switch into private equity, Arthur worked for 10 years at Oaklins, where he was a partner.
As an investor Arthur is result driven and has a high degree of involvement. He has proven track record in realising change and growth. He accustomed to working in a wide variety of domestic and international business environments, from large listed companies to small, owner managed enterprises. During his career he held several board positions and worked amongst others with companies in food, medical devices, technology and business services.
Arthur holds a Master’s degree in Civil Law from Erasmus University Rotterdam