Recruitment & Funding coming together!

Change is constant

Within the landscape of technology, change is constant. Emerging new tech trends, project shifts, mergers and acquisitions, and even macroeconomic influences can all make planning for your team’s expansion or your own tech career, well, overwhelming.

With nearly 20 years’ experience, bundles of expertise, a sprawling network of quality candidates, and a reputation that precedes us, we’re the perfect partner to excel your tech recruitment efforts to the next level.

We are a fun-loving team with an agile mindset. Our work is guided by the core belief that the best results are gained through mutual respect and honesty, which has allowed us to provide excellent results for our clients.

We help companies and
technology professionals grow

Tech Rise Ventures matches tech experts with the most exciting opportunities in attractive companies. We do that by listening to our stakeholders needs and interests. After understanding your needs, we’ll present you with an array of solutions/opportunities that could be of interest to you.

As the tech industry evolves and recruitment becomes more automated, we believe it is essential to remember that the underlining element is human. Tech Rise’s vision, to redefine the world of recruitment, means that we take an active role in creating diverse and inclusive environments – both for our clients and ourselves. We believe diversity of thought, backgrounds and experiences makes for stronger, more innovative teams. It’s that simple

Clients

  • Veylinx
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  • ING
  • Backbase-1
  • Proctorexam
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Tech Rise Ventures is on a journey to empower the best client- and candidate experience.

Mission statement
Tech Rise Ventures

Our team

Meet the team
of Tech Rise Ventures.

Piet Hein Barkmeijer

Piet Hein Barkmeijer

Partner

Piet Hein one of the founders of Tech Rise Ventures has been active in recruitment since 2008, focusing on Digital leadership positions where business and IT meet at a strategic level. He is an experienced sparring partner in the field of People, Product, Platform and Process. Piet Hein is both open and creative as analytical and critical, skills that allow him to operate successfully over many angles effortlessly. Piet Hein is responsible for our Executive search team.

Telephone: +31 6 57772029
E-mail: piethein@techrise.ventures

Julien van Diest

Julien van Diest

Partner

As a Founder, Julien is responsible for the tech recruitment department of Tech Rise Ventures. A role that fits his knowledge of and network within the tech community well. Within this fast-paced world, Julien gets his energy from sparring with clients and candidates about trending tech topics in the digital world. From his many years of recruitment experience, Julien will look for a perfect match for your organisation.

Telephone: +31 6 30926810
E-mail: julien@techrise.ventures

David Mozes

David Mozes

Partner

David is part of the investment branch of Tech Rise Ventures. His background for the last ten years is within the scale up community for large crowdfunding platform and renowned Belgium VC firm. Where he worked with partners across a range of sectors on investment cases. Within Tech Rise Ventures, David acts as a sparring partner for companies in setting their funding strategy together in building successful teams.

Telephone: +31 6 39557001
E-mail: david@techrise.ventures

Jeshaja Rottenberg

Jeshaja Rottenberg

Business Partner

Jeshaja could be described as an energetic and knowledgeable consultant. He enjoys sparring with clients and candidates about the most trending topics in the fast-paced world of technology. Jeshaja is both transparent and creative and together with his portfolio of clients he strives to create an efficient workflow. With many years of software development recruitment experience he knows the industry and has enough technical overview in order to perform his role well.

Telephone: +31 6 16241369
E-mail: jeshaja@techrise.ventures

Kyra Tamminga

Kyra Tamminga

Creative Assistant

Kyra is an enthusiastic and creative media lover. She assists with everything that is marketing-related for Tech Rise Ventures. With her creative approach she creates the right materials to attract the perfect candidates and clients.

Telephone: +31 20 771 6700
E-mail: kyra@techrise.ventures

Rogier Zevenbergen

Rogier Zevenbergen

Sourcing Specialist

Rogier has held many different HR related positions since 2008. His true passion lies with finding candidates as a sourcer. With his experience of an entrepreneur and having operated in highest levels with 30+ organisations he is sensitive to identifying needs with clients quickly. Recently, specifically for TechRise he has focused on tech leadership positions within startups. He makes the difference with his reluctant energy digging deeper and deeper the find those hard to find candidate to make a match that lasts!

Telephone: +31 641400598 
E-mail: rogier@techrise.ventures

Arjan ten Brinke

Arjan ten Brinke

Consultant Tech Recruitment & Marketing Assistant

Ambitious, driven and relentless are three key aspects to describe Arjan. Energised by these elements, he will always try to go the extra mile. As Consultant Tech Recruitment & Marketing Assistant, Arjan supports the tech recruitment department at Tech Rise Ventures as well as the development and optimisation of the brand. With a background in hospitality and marketing, Arjan was born to connect with people, discuss the needs of clients and discover the opportunities with candidates, and is in his element when analysing the best ways to reach them.

Telephone: +31 6 4424 8748 
E-mail: arjan@techrise.ventures

Marije Lutgendorff

Marije Lutgendorff

Senior Search Consultant
Marije Lutgendorff recently joined the Tech Rise Ventures team and will help Piet Hein with the executive search.
Marije started as a crowdfunding consultant back in 2013 and helped many organisations with their crowdfunding campaign. She published a handbook for entrepreneurs about this subject in 2014. Since 2016 she helps outperforming Saas scaleups throughout Europe find Venture Capital. She has been active in the tech / scale up scene for quite some time now and even though the recruiting area is new, it feels natural as Marije seems to be a born connector.
Telephone: +31 6 2670 2812
Paul van der Weide

Paul van der Weide

Senior Sourcing Specialist
There’s only one constant factor in the profile of Paul: there is none. Curiosity lies in the center of his career. He started building it from being a Management Trainee at a financial institution to currently exploring the field of conflict management in the Scale-up industry. Throughout the years he worked with many startups and scale-ups with a focus on HR. Over the past years he mainly focused on Recruitment expansion for European scale-ups. His main driver: People and (true) connections.
Telephone: +31 6 1020 3586
Alex Mungkorn

Alex Mungkorn

Community Builder & Talent Sourcer
Alex is a bit of mix of everything, helping where needed. Mainly helping connect the right candidates with a bit of creativity. Learning on the go from the experienced members at Tech Rise Ventures. Loves to stay curious
Telephone: +31 20 771 6700
Robin Wang

Robin Wang

Investment Analyst
Robin is a creative, goal-oriented and versatile individual. Using his knowledge in the cross-section of Business, IT and Data Science he is a strong asset to the Tech Rise Capital team as investment analyst. His background as founder, software developer, and business student highlights his curiosity and willingness to learn and adapt. His goal is achieved when your problem is solved.
Telephone: +31 6 4912 2620