Arjan is a passionate advocate for innovation, having seen first-hand the impact disruptive technology had on the gaming industry in the 90's as a digital marketing expert at Holland Casino.
While living in Sydney Australia he took up the role of Head of Global Growth and Mentoring at Cicada Innovations. During his tenure this Sydney based incubator was voted "Best incubator in the world" by INBIA for the second time in 5 years.
â€¨Back in his home country of The Netherlands Arjan is now pursuing his ambitious agenda to assist in building thriving entrepreneurial ecosystems worldwide, most recently in the MENA region. He believes a strong foundation of science-based innovation and entrepreneurship is essential to overcome the world's biggest challenges and secure a sustainable future.