Please allow us to introduce ourselves

YES Corporate Finance is a successful independent consultancy firm in the field of corporate finance, bank financing, alternative financing and advice on corporate mergers & acquisitions. We advise and assist in business acquisitions, and the sale of your company; we can also arrange required growth capital for you and your company. All at the most favourable conditions. On the one hand, we assist entrepreneurs with ambitious expansion plans. On the other hand, we support business owners of mid-sized companies looking for a solution for their succession planning. At YES Corporate Finance, we mainly focus on medium-sized companies, board members and major shareholders (DGA’s).

We have a partnership with ABN AMRO Bank in order to serve SMEs that require specific advice on acquisitions and business succession with a value between € 5 m and € 25 m. We give these companies independent advice. ABN AMRO Bank receives a fee for these referrals.

Experts Mergers & Acquisitions, Financing and Growth Capital

YES Corporate Finance was founded by entrepreneurial advisors boasting years of experience in selling companies, mergers, acquisitions, financing and growth capital. Each partner has closed a large number of successful transactions. In addition, we have been working together for many years. Assisting entrepreneurs like yourself in closing successful transactions is our ambition.

Procuring maximum results at the sale, purchase or financing of your company

Our approach is personal, dedicated, pragmatic and focused on long-term relationships. We work independently. In addition, our focus will always be on the best possible result for our clients.

Opt for a success fee

Together with the entrepreneur, we secure successful transactions. We do this in the most efficient way possible. Everything is aimed at procuring the best possible result for you. Should you be interested, we are willing to base our compensation on a success fee to a large extent.

Empathy is our competitive advantage

As experienced finance specialists at YES Corporate Finance we can relate to your situation very well. This allows us to quickly bring creative solutions and results to the table. If necessary, we will introduce you to our extensive (inter)national network.

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Team

Arjan Boonekamp

Arjan Boonekamp (1970) is managing partner at YES Corporate Finance and has over 20 years of corporate finance experience, including extensive experience in selling SME companies, mergers & acquisitions and (growth) financing. Arjan is an experienced dealmaker in the Mid Market range.

Contact

M: +31 6 8127 1573
E: boonekamp@yescf.nl

Track record

  • Advisor of Transports Vervaeke in acquiring Jan Dohmen
  • Advisor of the shareholders of 4Dental in the sale of the company to Curaeos
  • Advisor of Internet trading platform and School Fruit supplier Freshweb.nl in arranging new growth capital

All transactions

  • Advisor of Transports Vervaeke in acquiring Jan Dohmen
  • Advisor of the shareholders of 4Dental in the sale of the company to Curaeos
  • Advisor of the shareholders of Van der Lee in the sale of the company to Transports Vervaeke
  • Advisor of Internet trading platform and School Fruit supplier Freshweb.nl in arranging new growth capital
  • Advisor of Gen25 (IT) in arranging new growth capital (debt & equity)
  • Advisor of DaklaPack Group (Packaging) in arranging new growth capital
  • Valuation of online trading platform in precious metals
  • Advisor of Star Ventures on three investments
  • Advisor of the shareholder of De Evenementenhallen to H2 Equity Partners and ABN AMRO Participaties
  • Advisor of Mecom Group plc (UK) in the sale of De Trompetter to Concentra
  • Advisor of Friesland Bank Investments in the sale of AXA Stenman Industries (producer of bicycle accessories and door and window fixings) to Bencis Capital Partners
  • Advisor of the shareholder in the sale of Matrix Group B.V. (supplier of technology and equipment for agricultural use in Rusland, eg. John Deere) to Kuiken N.V.
  • Advisor of the shareholder of King Nuts & Raaphorst in the sale to Friesland Bank Investments

Selected transactions in healthcare

  • Advisor of Lentis Zorg in arranging its long-term credit facilities (EUR 47.7 mln)
  • Advisor of Lelie Zorggroep in selecting lenders for its credit facility and payment conditions
  • Advisor of IKS International in attracting funding
  • Advisor of MoleMann Mental Health in a strategic investment
  • Advisor of a family office (private equity) with an investment in a dental company
  • Advisor of Mediq (retail and distribution for pharmaceutical and medical products) with the acquisition of Kirudan A/S in Denmark
  • Advisor of the German MedTech company, Otto Bock Healthcare GmbH, in the sale of Linido to Berk Partners (private equity)

Joris van Rijn

Joris van Rijn (1976) is managing partner at YES Corporate Finance and has over 15 years of corporate finance experience, including founder & partner at Capital-C Ventures: a venture capital fund for innovative, high-growth firms. In 2009 he founded VRTwee, a corporate finance firm with a focus on growth capital.

Contact

M: +31 6 5083 9612
E: vanrijn@yescf.nl

Track record

  • Advisor of the shareholders of 5BY2 in the sale of the company to Lödige Industries
  • Advisor of Plugwise in arranging new growth financing
  • Advisor of Tchai in refinancing / buying out the shareholder

All transactions

  • Advisor of the shareholders of 5BY2 in the sale of the company to Lödige Industries
  • Advisor of Plugwise in arranging new growth financing
  • Advisor of Tchai in refinancing / buying out the shareholder
  • Advisor of Jacques Boonekamp in the sale of his equity stake in Drankengroothandel Boonekamp
  • Advisor of DaklaPack in the acquisition of Moniss
  • Advisor of Crunchr / Focus Orange in arranging new growth capital
  • Advisor of Internet trading platform and School Fruit supplier Freshweb.nl in arranging new growth capital
  • Advisor to Gen25 (IT) in arranging new growth capital (debt & equity)
  • Advisor to DaklaPack Group (Packaging) in arranging a new growth funding (€ 8 million bank financing). Since the transaction also a Member of Advisory Board of DaklaPack
  • Fundraising for Mapper Lithography (amount not published)
  • Fundraising for Aerialtronics (€ 3 million), also member of the Supervisory Board (until 2016)
  • Fundraising for ALSI (€ 5 million)
  • Fundraising for Mapper Lithography (€ 80 million). Supervisory Board adviser since the closing of the transaction
  • Fundraising / strategic alliance for Plugwise
  • Founder and partner of Capital C Ventures; a venture capital fund for € 50 million and 10 investments

Josip Petrarca

Josip Petrarca (1958) is partner at YES Corporate Finance and has more than 35 years of corporate finance experience in corporate lending and SME mergers & acquisitions, at ABN AMRO Bank, Rabobank and as founder/owner of the Dutch Institute for Enterprise Valuation (NIBW). Josip is experienced in corporate conflict resolution, especially in conflicts between shareholders and stakeholders.

Contact

M: +31 6 5171 9654
E: petrarca@yescf.nl

Guido Emanuels

Contact

M: +31 6 2024 0533
E: emanuels@yescf.nl

Jurgen Hoogeveen

Jurgen Hoogeveen (1969) is partner at YES Corporate Finance and has more than 20 years of experience in various commercial director and managing director roles. He has been involved in various successful M&A transactions, including the acquisitions of Nspyre, EV-Box and 5BY2.
Jurgen has been member of several advisory boards and has acted as an adviser for several Private Equity firms. His main expertise is in the development and implementation of growth strategies and the preparation for and the process management of M&A transactions.

Contact

M: +31 6 5572 1738
E: hoogeveen@yescf.nl

Lars van der Veen

Lars van der Veen (1992) joined YES Corporate Finance in 2017 as analyst. Lars holds a Bachelor in Business Administration and a Master of Marketing from the University of Groningen as well as a Master of Financial Management from the Nyenrode Business University. Lars has gained experience in the family business and his own start-up. At YES Corporate Finance he has been involved with several projects, such as the sale 4Dental to Curaeos. He is analytical and has an entrepreneurial spirit.

Contact

M: +31 6 2873 9437
E: vanderveen@yescf.nl

Eric Koelmans

Eric Koelmans (1994) joined YES Corporate Finance in 2019 as analyst. Eric holds a Bachelor in Business Economics with a specialization in Financing and Organization and a Master of Corporate Finance from the University of Amsterdam. Eric has gained experience at YES Corporate Finance as an intern after obtaining his Bachelor degree in 2018.

Contact

M: +31 6 2442 8443
E: koelmans@yescf.nl

Noud Janssens

Noud Janssens (1997) started as an intern at YES Corporate Finance in August 2019. He is in the final phase of his Bachelor in Business Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Prior to his studies he did two exchanges through the Rotary Youth Exchange Program to gain international experience. Three weeks in Ipswich, MA, United States and one year in Argentina.

Contact

E: janssens@yescf.nl