After more than a decade in banking, specializing in acquisition finance, Ruurd became an entrepreneur as a deal-driven corporate finance advisor with a significant contribution on strategy enhancement and optimizing deal value. He has completed various deals in trade sales, strategic investments, buy and build strategies and growth financing.
Having worked the majority of his career in venture capital for family-controlled companies Viktor has developed a deep insight into the dynamics that drive value at fast growing ventures. He has worked and lived in Asia where he worked for the Phataraprasit Group, a Thai business family. In Europe, Viktor worked for Indofin, a premier Dutch private equity investor.
Next to his work at Helius, Varavich is Thailand country representative of Gartner, the world-leading US technology research firm. Earlier he gained valuable insights at McKinsey & Company, Procter & Gamble and Unilever where he created market entry strategies and advised on business expansion and M&A.