Jaques Venter
Amsterdam, Netherlands


GROWTH: Business Development, GROWTH: Partnerships, PEOPLE: Management


Jaques is the Head of Strategic Partnerships with Google, based in Amsterdam. He has a master's degree in Financial Mathematics and an MBA from the University of Cambridge. Jaques was born and raised in South Africa. He has 15 years experience in business development, international corporate and investment banking, entrepreneurship and growing strategic partnerships in a career spanning Johannesburg, London, Singapore, Dubai and Amsterdam. He founded a fintech startup in the Middle East in 2016 and is an advisor to 3cventures.eu, spott.ai and peddler.com. Jaques is an avid reader and loves rugby and rowing