Hans van den Berg is the managing partner of Benchmark Partners AG. He is a board member of several growth companies and currently chairman of New Value AG, a listed Swiss investment company.
He has been active in the private equity and venture business for over 20 years, previously as fund- and portfolio manager. He is a former board member of both SECA and EVCA.
He started his career as an electrical engineer and held, during 20 years, management positions both in Asia as well as in Europe with ABB, a major international industrial group. He has extensive operational and management experience in technology, energy and construction industries.
Living since 20 years in Switzerland and before in various European and Asian countries, his ambition is to create and assist entrepreneurship to be successfulby combining skills, resources and opportunities in a constantly changing global environment.
He has an MSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technical University of Delft (The Netherlands) and was awarded in 2012 with a knighthood of the Royal Order of Oranje Nassau.