Keith is a Scotsman with a passion for Europe. After graduation he started his first consulting company and ended up in the heyday of the DotCom. When the Internet bubble burst , he moved to New York with a new mission: to help fellow-entrepreneurs avoid the ‘burn-rate’ trap he himself had fallen victim to. Together with friends, Keith started investing and soon became a part of one of the Netherlands largest networks of informal investors, leading him to found DeInvesteerdersclub – ‘Holland’s most informal investors’ club’, together with Martijn Blom and Gert van Veldhuisen. Keith has extensive experience is setting up companies, bootstrapping, coaching, and pre-seed capital and financing.
Keith is also a Lecturer and Lead Coach at a number of institutions, including the Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship and Erasmus University Rotterdam; and Chairman of I-Portal.