David van Hasselt
EVBox, Gilde Equity Management
David is Investment Director at Torqx. He has been involved in a variety of investments, from buy-and-builds in staffing to high growth tech companies. As a former executive in a fast-growing scale-up, he knows first-hand what it’s like to run a business in a high-pressure environment. He thoroughly enjoys teamwork and loves coming together to tackle complex problems with creative solutions.
How empires are forged
Before joining Torqx, David was CFO at EVBox, global leader in EV charging solutions. He started his career at Gilde where he gained experience with investments in the Benelux midmarket. He holds an M.Sc. in Quantitative Finance from Erasmus University Rotterdam.
David lives with his wife and daughter in Amsterdam where in weekends he can be found on a hockey field or running alongside the Amstel. He has a keen interest in history and can talk passionately about the Great Pyramid, the fall of Constantinople or the American Civil War.