SOLID VENTURES
BUILDING SUCCESS TOGETHER


Solid Ventures was founded by Robert Wilhelm, Floris van Alkemade en Herman Delatte in 2005. Together they managed Solid Ventures I for 13 years. In 2018, Solid Ventures II was established. 

The management team and the Advisory Council all consist of highly experienced technology investors who have jointly set up and managed more than 5 venture capital funds. In these funds they have carried out more than 100 investments in technology startups and scale-ups and several strategic exits and a number of stock exchange listings. 

Our Team

Robert Wilhelm

Robert Wilhelm

Position Co-Founder & Managing Partner

About Robert Wilhelm is one of the founders of Solid Ventures. He has been active in the private equity sector for more than 25 years. He has gained in particular experience in risk capital from early stage technology companies, both in Europe and in the US. In addition to deal sourcing, he is competent in the overall monitoring process, strategic issues and in initiating exits. He also brings legal and corporate finance skills to the team. Robert holds an MBA from the Rotterdam School of Management and a Master Degree in Law from the Free University of Amsterdam

Dennis Blom

Dennis Blom

Position Partner Solid Ventures II

About Dennis has almost 20 years of experience in fund management. His specialties lie in the field of software development, IT business consultancy and managed hosting. Dennis holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.

Floris van Alkemade

Floris van Alkemade

Position Co-Founder, Managing Partner Solid Ventures I & Venture Partner Solid Ventures II

About Floris van Alkemade set up Solid Ventures in 2005 with Robert Wilhelm. Floris has more than 20 years of experience in investing in seed and early stages IT and telecom companies. He has managed more than €370 million in fund capital in total. Floris has been a General Partner at the NeSBIC CTe Funds. In 2000 he spent time in Silicon Valley to manage the US operations for the funds. Floris holds a Master's degree in business econometrics from the Free University of Amsterdam. Floris is also Board member at Coolgames.com, the last remaining active company in the portfolio of Solid Ventures I

Herman Delatte

Herman Delatte

Position Venture Partner

About Herman has more than 20 years of experience in Venture Capital. He is an investor and partner in Big Bang Ventures, Greenventures and NesBIC CTe Funds, where he was a partner for 8 years. He currently is a director at Dadel B.V.