Mr. Marcel van der Heijden served as Partner at Speedinvest. He served as Vice President of Business Development at Aircloak. He serves as Board Member at Cyberwrite & Deep Render. He has a broad international experience of over 15 years in the IT, internet, and mobile industry having held management, business development, product and technical roles in both (his own) start-ups and global market leaders. Before joining SpeedInvest, he was responsible for managing the EMEA hosted applications business and a partnership alliance with a global operator within Microsoft EMEA and Corporation. Prior to that he built the hosting and service provider business for an ISV and rolled out the first mobile internet portal services at Vodafone. His professional career started with launching the first email-to-SMS service in the Netherlands with his own start-up while in university. Within SpeedInvest, He assumes general Partner responsibilities and provides hands-on support to portfolio companies in the technology market as an embedded team member.