Robert-Jan van Ogtrop

Robert-Jan van Ogtrop is the former CEO of Bols Royal Distilleries and subsequently CEO of Remy Cointreau, prior to becoming an industrial partner at CVC Capital Partners. Subsequently he founded the social enterprise Circle Economy with the goal to accelerate the transition to a circular economy.

In this regard he is also an active investor in a number of companies with the objective to make them circular. Robert-Jan is looking for ways where he can combine his business experience with activities focused on nature conservation, sustainability and on business development in Africa and Europe, amongst others as chairman of African Parks, chairman of the TBL Mirror Fund, as founder of the FNL (Foundation for Natural Leadership) and as non-executive board member of a number of other companies.