About Us

YBO Capital

Our Story

At YBO Capital, we’re committed to making it easier for high-potential startups and growing businesses to access the capital, expertise, and resources they need to succeed. That’s why we founded our match making platform – a place where businesses and investors can come together to explore new opportunities and unlock their potential.

Our platform connects businesses with investors who share their vision and values, and who are committed to driving sustainable growth and making an innovative impact. By providing access to capital and expertise, we help businesses achieve their growth objectives and reach their full potential.

We’re passionate about creating positive change through investment, and we believe that our match making platform is a powerful tool for driving innovation, creating new solutions to complex challenges, and unlocking the potential of high-potential businesses. Join us on this journey, and see what’s possible when we invest in a better future together.

"YBO Capital"

The name “YBO Capital” stands for “Your Business Owned”. At YBO Capital, we believe that every business has the potential to achieve great success with the right guidance and support. We are passionate about helping businesses achieve their full potential and realize their dreams.

The name “YBO Capital” represents our commitment to putting your business first. We believe that our success is tied to the success of the businesses we work with, and we are dedicated to helping them achieve their goals. Our match-making platform is designed to connect businesses with the right investors and strategic partners to help them grow and thrive.

We chose the name “YBO Capital” because it reflects our core values of collaboration, innovation, and commitment to helping businesses succeed. We believe that by working together, we can achieve great things and create a better future for all.

Our Expert Team

At YBO Capital, our team is made up of two experienced co-founders and a team of talented investment analysts who are dedicated to identifying and evaluating high-potential investment opportunities.

In addition to our core team, we have a large pool of “mentor-partners” who bring a wealth of industry experience and expertise to our investment process. These mentor-partners are individuals who have achieved significant success in their respective fields and are committed to helping us identify and evaluate the best investment opportunities. Together, our team of experts is committed to delivering exceptional value and driving sustainable growth for our investors and business partners.

Idoor Rouwenhorst

Co-founder and Head of Investments

Jordi Cronick

Co-founder and Head of Acquisition

Maurits Heringa

Investment Analyst

Giacomo Groutars

Investment Analyst

Michael Houtsma

Investment Analyst

Find your perfect match with YBO Capital's match-making platform.

Connect with high-potential startups, growth-oriented companies, and potential merger and acquisition opportunities.

Our community

Partner with us for long-term success.

At YBO Capital, we are passionate about building connections and fostering collaboration within the broader business community. We believe that by working together, we can achieve more than we could ever achieve alone.

Our network includes a diverse range of businesses, investors, and strategic partners who share our values and are committed to creating a better future for all. We work closely with these partners to identify investment opportunities, share expertise and resources, and create value for the businesses we work with.

Mentor partners

One of the key elements of our community is our network of mentor partners. These individuals are experienced professionals who have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in specific industries and areas of business. They play a crucial role in helping us evaluate potential investment opportunities and provide guidance and support to the businesses we work with.

Our mentor partners are carefully selected based on their track record of success, their industry expertise, and their commitment to our shared values. We are proud to work with such a talented group of individuals, and we believe that their contributions are essential to the success of our match-making platform and our overall mission.


We are also active members of various industry organizations, networking groups, and other communities that share our values and commitment to excellence. Through these connections, we are able to stay up-to-date on the latest trends and developments in our industry and build relationships with other like-minded individuals and organizations.

At YBO Capital, we believe that our community is one of our greatest assets. We are always looking for new opportunities to collaborate and build connections with others who share our vision for a better future. If you are interested in learning more about our community and how you can get involved, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

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business podcast

Welcome to YBO Capital – Business Talks, where we bring you inspiring and informative conversations with highly successful business people. 

Our podcast is dedicated to providing insights and inspiration to entrepreneurs, business people, and investors by interviewing successful business people about their experiences, insights, and advice for success in various industries. From entrepreneurship and innovation to personal development and business strategy, we cover a wide range of topics to keep you informed and motivated on your business journey. 

Join us as we explore the stories of successful business people and learn from their experiences. Subscribe now to stay up-to-date on the latest episodes!

What We Offer

YBO Capital offers a range of services designed to help businesses grow and succeed. Its Match-Making service connects businesses with potential investors, while its Strategic Partnerships service helps businesses form strategic partnerships that can enhance their competitive position and financial performance. The Fundraising and M&A service takes care of the complete process of finding funds or investments or selling the company, ensuring that the company gets the best possible deal. YBO Capital’s industry expertise, extensive network, and operational capabilities make it a valuable partner for any business looking to grow and succeed.

Fundraising service

Our fundraising service provides businesses with tailored solutions to their needs. From creating a pitch deck to negotiating the final deal, our team guides clients through the entire process.

Match-making platform

Our match-making platform connects high-potential startups, growth-oriented companies, and potential merger and acquisition opportunities with investors who are looking for opportunities to grow their portfolio.


Our lending service offers a financial solutions to empower businesses in securing the capital they need. Backed by a network of trusted partner banks and a commitment to excellence, we provide assistance throughout the lending process to ensure your business thrives.


Our strategic partners service offers businesses access to a network of industry experts, capital providers, and other strategic partners who can help them achieve their growth objectives and position themselves for long-term success.

Educational articles

At YBO Capital, we believe that knowledge is power, and that education is the key to success in today’s rapidly changing business landscape. That’s why we’re proud to offer a range of free educational articles and resources that are designed to help investors and entrepreneurs stay up-to-date on the latest trends, insights, and best practices in their industry.

Entrepreneurship: The Key to Success in Business

Entrepreneurship is the process of creating, managing, and growing a business venture with the aim of making a profit. In today’s dynamic business environment, entrepreneurship has become an essential element of success for both established businesses and startups. In this article, we will explore the concept of entrepreneurship and how it can help individuals and organizations achieve their goals. From the basics of entrepreneurship to its different types, benefits, and challenges, we will cover everything you need to know about this exciting field.

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How does private equity (PE)work?

Private equity is a type of investment where funds are raised from wealthy individuals, institutional investors, and pension funds to invest in private companies. Private equity firms typically use these funds to acquire ownership stakes in private companies and work with management teams to improve operations and grow the business. In this article, we’ll explore

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Sustainable investing: Investing in a better future

  Sustainable investing is an investment approach that is gaining traction among investors who want to align their investments with their values and make a positive impact on the world. It’s an approach that considers environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors when making investment decisions. Sustainable investing, also known as socially responsible investing (SRI), takes

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Funding climate for start-and scale-ups

The world of start-ups and scale-ups is rapidly changing, with new businesses popping up every day. However, securing funding remains a crucial factor in the success of these businesses. In recent years, there have been significant shifts in the funding climate for start-ups and scale-ups, with new trends and opportunities emerging. Here’s what entrepreneurs and

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Discounted Cash Flow (DCF)

Wat is Discounted Cash Flow (DCF)?  Discounted cash flow (DCF) is een waarderingsmethode die wordt gebruikt om  de waarde van een investering  te schatten op basis van de  verwachte toekomstige kasstromen DCF-analyse probeert de waarde van een investering vandaag te  achterhalen,  op basis van projecties van  hoeveel geld het in de toekomst zal genereren.  Dit geldt

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