Frank Maene has been working with software startups for the past 25 years, both as investor, coach and executive.
Frank currently sits on the board of Awingu, BitSensor, VAMP, Sentiance, SweepBright and Qualifio.
Prior to Volta Ventures, he was a managing partner at Hummingbird Ventures and Big Bang Ventures.
Notable transactions include exits to Western Digital (Amplidata), Clarabridge (Engagor), SUN (Qlayer) and Symantec (DCT).
Currently focusing on startups with HQ’s in the Benelux, he has operational experience in Silicon Valley and Turkey.
Frank is a regular keynote speaker, startup competition jury member and an Executive in Residence at the Vlerick Business School.
Frank holds Master's degrees in Applied Economics and Accountancy from the University of Gent / Vlerick, Belgium.