Creafund management
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Creafund Comm. VA
Kapitein Maenhoutstraat 77 B
9830 Sint-Martens-Latem
Belgium
Tel.: +32 9 272 62 00
Fax: +32 9 272 62 09
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BTW: BE 0476.260.102
Team
Management

H&H Capital Management bvba, represented by Herman Wielfaert


Herman Wielfaert represents H & H Capital Management bvba, which is the managing director of the Business Manager-Partner.

History:

Herman Wielfaert was active for four years (1988 -1991) within the ‘Corporate Finance’ cell of ASLK (now part of the Fortis BNP Paribas Group), where he was responsible for alternative financing products.

From 1991 up until 1999, he occupied various positions within the Daimler-Benz Group: financial adviser to Mercedes-Benz Finance, Key Account Manager, and Managing Director of Daimler-Chrysler Capital Services in succession. During his last 4 years within the same group, he was managing director for both Belgium and The Netherlands. He was responsible for the daily management of the companies with P&L (profit and loss) responsibility. Both companies, with a consolidated total balance sheet of €1.4 billion, were active in alternative financing techniques (tax lease and rentals) for the Daimler-Benz products in shipping, aircraft, and railway assets..

He joined Creafund as CEO mid 1999.

In addition to this activity, he has been a director with the Belgian Venturing Association for a number of years and has 2 mandates as an independent director. Since 2002 with NV De Speyebeek (Desimpel family holding), where he assisted the family restructuring the group between 2002-2012.  Furthermore, since 2006, he has been an independent director of NV Biobest (Biofirst Group) in addition to the Floridienne Group, active in organic vegetation-pollination and crop protection. Finally he also has a mandate within NV De Bree, the environmental group of B. Dossche and family.  
As from sept 2012 he is a member of the Advisory Board of the Swedish W-Family Office.

As part of the activities of Creafund within the Ghistelinck Group, Herman has been the executive chairman since 2006, a board member of Tranics International nv (listed on Euronext) from 1998 up until 2006 and from 2011 until 02/2014, and a board member & president of the remuneration committee of IBt (actual Eckert&Ziegler listed on Euronext) from 2002 up until 2009.

E-mail :  
herman.wielfaert@creafund.be  
Tel:  +32 9 272 62 00
Fax:  +32 9 272 62 09  




Jovegi bvba, represented by Gino Schepens

As a commercial engineer who has completed further studies in tax law, Gino Schepens started his financial career in March 1994 at Artesia Bank N.V. (formerly Paribas Bank Belgium N.V.) in the credit control department at Kortrijk for the region of East and West Flanders. After a period of internal training, he was soon promoted to the position of Credit Officer (credit analyst) and then Senior Credit Officer from the end of 1998 before moving to Creafund in 2000. This position mainly included the analysis of private and corporate credit files. This involved an examination of the feasibility and level of risk, as well as monitoring the administrative processing and the general risk monitoring of existing credit files.

E-mail : gino.schepens@creafund.be  
Tel:  +32 9 272 62 00
GSM: +32 478 98 88 41
Fax:  +32 9 272 62 09   




IFC Services bvba, represented by Johan Heirbrandt

Johan Heirbrandt graduated in commercial engineering and obtained a master’s qualification in financial management at the Vlerick School of Management. After this, he was active in the fusion and takeover division of ING, responsible for realising purchasing and sales mandates for SMEs. He then joined the management team of the retail holding Mitiska (Brantano, AS Adventure, and FUN) where he achieved an increase in capital of €35 million for the investment fund company Retail Estates and was then active in the formation and administration of the Internet funds Mitiska Net Fund Europe. Before moving from Mitiska to Creafund, he had an active, ‘hands-on’ involvement (as financial director) within a number of Mitiska stakes where, amongst other things, he realised various capital operations to finance further growth.     

E-mail : johan.heirbrandt@creafund.be  
Tel:  +32 9 272 62 00
GSM: +32 475 96 11 14
Fax:  +32 9 272 62 09