Founding Partner & CEO
A passionate innovator, a proclaimed maverick and sought-after speaker with over 20 years’ experience in travel technology, startup ecosystems and corporate innovation. "THINK DIFFERENT & JUST DO IT", is what Bart believes in.
At present, he is the Founding Partner and CEO of Xpdite Ventures, a venture studio that invests in the passion of entrepreneurs, the synergies of a platform and the global network of experts.
Before, Bart held several executive positions for Amadeus IT Group and as the architect behind Amadeus NEXT, the leading travel tech community in APAC, he built up a solid network with strong relations in the global startup ecosystems.
In a previous life, he successfully led commercial and e-business projects at the leading edge of technology and founded a startup that transformed the way companies moved online.
Pragmatic and result oriented, with a strong entrepreneurial spirit, Bart is an early adopter of the Lean Startup and committed to expedite startups to the next level.