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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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 CEO of Daimler-Chrysler Capital Services in succession. During his last 4 years within the same group, he was CEO 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. 

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.

In addition to this activity, he has been a director with the Belgian Venturing Association for a number of years and has 3 mandates as an independent director. In the Desimpel family holding,  he assisted the family restructuring the group.  Since 2006, he has been an independent director of NV Biobest (Biofirst Group) in addition to a mandate as independant director of  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.


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 (University of Leuven, cum laude), who has completed further studies in tax law (University of Leuven), Gino Schepens started his financial career in March 1994 at Artesia Bank N.V. (formerly Paribas Bank Belgium N.V.), actually Belfius Bank 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   




True North Asset Management NV, represented by Bernard Hendrikx 

Bernard Hendrikx graduated with a Master of Business Economics after obtaining a Bachelor of Laws.
At the Vlerick Business School, he also obtained a Masters in Financial Management. Straight out of university, he was active in the Marketand International Business division at the Royal Bank of Scotland in both Belgium and Luxembourg. In cooperation with the relationship managers, Bernard catered to the needs of the largest corporations in Belgium. The product offering included a wide spectrum of services from setting up cash pools to loans, ECA financing and bonds.
Always seeking for the next challenge, Bernard joined Pentahold as a Business Analyst. Main responsibilities included the analysis of investment opportunities, preparation of different committees, the evaluation of corporate portfolios as well as analysing new acquisition targets. He was involved in every step of the investment process due to the modest sizeof the team. Expanding his horizons, Bernard joined Creafund in 2018.

E-mail :bernard.hendrikx@creafund.be  
Tel:  +32 9 272 62 00 
GSM: +32 477 67 99 70 
Fax:  +32 9 272 62 09


Karin Mariman  

Karin started her career in the ASLK (now Paribas Fortis) Headquarter in Brussels in the Marketing Department.  Seeking for international atmosphere, she went to work for The Thomas Cook Group Ltd. as a Customer Services Representative for the Travellers Cheques Department.  With the end of the Foreign Exchange, Karin went to work for KPMG Audit in Brussels, Antwerp en Gent, where she was the personal assistant of the Managing Partner.  In 2004 she started working in the real estate development.  Karin joined Creafund in 2018.

Tel : +32 9 272 62 00
Fax : +32 9 272 62 09