Chief Entrepreneurship Officer, Maastricht Centre for Entrepreneurship, Maastricht University
Wynand Bodewes (1966) joined the Maastricht Centre for Entrepreneurship as a senior lecturer in January 2009. Wynand holds a Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Business Administration (both obtained in Groningen) and received his PhD in General Management from the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. During his PhD programme he was a visiting scholar at the Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California (USA). From 1998 until 2009 he was an assistant professor at RSM where he developed and coordinated its internationally acclaimed MSc programme on high-impact venturing. Wynand has very extensive experience in teaching the range of issues that relate to high-impact new business venturing, yet, his intellectual passions are growth, scalability and business modelling. At Maastricht University, Wynand’s main responsibility is managing the MC4E team and its inspire, educate and incubate initiatives. Wynand coaches several young and seasoned entrepreneurs and speaks regularly about innovative entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial innovation at seminars and workshops (e.g. for ABN AMRO, Provincie of Limburg, Deloitte, ING, Athlon Carlease, Rotary International, Port of Rotterdam, RET, INNOTEK, Gemeente Maastricht, MetaalUnie, and Emergis). He acts as an academic advisor to PeakValue, a Rotterdam based investor and growth catalyst. Wynand has a part-time position as a Visiting Professor at the KU Leuven in Belgium where he teaches two courses on Entrepreneurship & New Venture Creation in its MSc programme on high-tech venturing.
Entrepreneurship as Counter-culture
BY WYNAND BODEWES
@ VOL 23
ON SEP 17, 2014
Those who dare to shoot for the moon may benefit from Wynand Bodewes' expertise and network at the Maastricht Centre for Entrepreneurship. As an educator, coach and sparring partner he fosters more and better high-risk high-gain venturing.