Our Team


Management is formed by Robert Smits and Frits Berkhout. Two driven professionals with a lot of experience in restructuring and the sustainable development of companies. Strongly complementary in experience, knowledge and personality, but with a shared passion for improving companies.

Robert Smits

+31 (0)6 537 03 538

  • Degree in business administration and chartered accountant
  • Over 17 years of experience in turnaround consultancy
  • Expertise:
    • Financial and operational analysis
    • Plan and create turnarounds
    • Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Stakeholder management
  • Certified turnaround professional (EACTP)

Frits Berkhout

+31 (0)6 551 54 361

  • Degree in business administration with a focus on marketing and strategy
  • Entrepreneur and independent strategist (consultant, business-coach and interim manager) since 1996.
  • Expertise
    • Marketing
    • Strategy (analysis, planning and implementation)
    • Bottom-up improvement processes


In order to guarantee the quality of fund-related decisions, it is important to have good, independent and powerful advisors close by. People with knowledge, experience and skills that complement those of the fund management. They provide solicited and unsolicited advice.

Frans de Jong

risk management and financial restructuring & recovery

René de Wolf

fund management

Erica Brons