Partner at Fibiz Partners corporate finance advisors, and Managing Consultant Grants & Incentives at ABV Development
Gert Vanderlinden holds an MBA in Corporate Planning at VUB Solvay Management School and a Master in International Trade at the EHSAL Management School and after studying Political Sciences.
He started his career in 1997 as a consultant in PHARE and TACIS, public aid programmess of the European Commission in the context of EU enlargement. In 2001, Gert took the step to PNO Grants Consultants Belgium where he was involved in start up and growth of the Belgian branch, as a grants consultants. In 2006 he founded Genium Group, a consultancy organization specialized in strategy, corporate finance and subsidies.
Gert focuses on funding, both private and public, and mergers and acquisitions. Clients are businesses that or looking for funding, but he also works for parties that are looking to invest or acquire a company. Gert has a keen interest in innovation and digitalisation, start-ups and scale-ups