Rutger Kemper studied Business Administration at the RSM Erasmus University of Rotterdam with a Master specialization in Finance & Investments and in Accounting & Control. Additionally, he took a minor in entrepreneurship and took MBA courses in Mexico. He worked for Credit Suisse at the M&A department, for an investment fund in South Africa, and worked with a variety of investors with such as family offices, venture capitalists and pension funds during his time at Van Lanschot and Mercer. During his studies and his working career he founded several companies. One of which is Leapfunder, the leading Online Angel Investment Platform. Rutger is currently responsible for the market in the Netherlands.