Jeroen Arts


After receiving an International Economics degree, Jeroen joined Global Sports Communication – a management agency representing world-class track and field athletes. ‍ During his time at the company, he worked closely with the world’s best athletes, including Olympic champions.

After the 2012 London Olympic games, Jeroen founded Deskbookers, an online marketplace for work and meeting spaces in the Netherlands. ‍He led the company as the CEO until February 2017 and spearheaded its internationalization by raising venture capital and growing a talented team of 20+ full-time employees. ‍

Jeroen has been a member of the Speedinvest Marketplaces & Consumer team since December 2017 and is dedicated to building tomorrow’s marketplace platforms and the technologies that enable them.

SPEAKER's sessions


Fireside Chat with Byrd

our PARIS meetup was a success!

Thank you to all that joined us in Paris! It was a really great event!