Michiel Scheffer Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Michiel Scheffer General Information


Mr. Michiel Scheffer serves as President of Board & Principal Advisor at European Innovation Council Fund. He is a Dutch national with over 20 years of professional experience in the innovation field, will bring his extensive network and expertise to the position. He has worked in business, academia, and public policy and is the founder and CEO of Polisema BV, which provides advice and investment to start-ups. The starting date of Mr.Scheffer's appointment is still to be determined. Since 2000, Mr.Scheffer is the Founder and CEO of Polisema BV, which worked as an adviser and investor for start-ups in various fields including ICT, technical textiles, medical textiles, medical devices, energy storage, and biorefinery. He was also the Founder and CEO of Noéton Policy in Innovation BV from 2000 until 2015. As the regional Minister of Gelderland, he was nominated for the best regional politician in the Netherlands in 2018. He collaborated with over 20 universities and more than 200 partners across the EU in large R&D Projects. Furthermore, he authored over 100 publications, which include scientific articles, edited books, and newspaper opinions. He also completed his PhD dissertation at Utrecht University, which focused on 'Trading Places, fashion, retailers, and the changing geography of clothing production,' examining the Netherlands, Belgium, France, and the UK.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Place Rogier 16
  • PO Box 1049
  • 1210 Brussels
  • Belgium
+32 02 000 00 00

Michiel Scheffer Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Phortman Medical 01-Jan-2016 Later Stage VC Medical Supplies Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000 00.0
Tumbolino 00000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Out of Business 0000000 00000000 00.0

Michiel Scheffer Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Tumbolino 01-Jul-2014 000 00 00000000

Michiel Scheffer Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Michiel Scheffer Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Michiel Scheffer Ph.D Angel Investor 0 0 Brussels, Belgium

Michiel Scheffer FAQs

  • Who is Michiel Scheffer?

    Michiel Scheffer is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Michiel Scheffer?

    Michiel Scheffer is an angel investor.

  • What does Michiel Scheffer do?

    As an angel investor, Michiel Scheffer invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Michiel Scheffer invested in?

    Michiel Scheffer has made numerous investments in companies like Phortman Medical and Tumbolino within the Medical Supplies and Educational and Training Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has Michiel Scheffer invested in recently?

    Michiel Scheffer's latest investment was on 01-Jan-2016 in Phortman Medical, a company within the Medical Supplies industry.

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