With effect from 1 March, Jurgen Vugts has been appointed Managing Director of Doosopmaat.nl. He succeeds Jos Knulst who founded the company in 2002. In November 2018 Écart Invest 1 B.V. a majority interest in the company to enable further growth and to facilitate business succession. With the recruitment of Jurgen Vugts is provided.
Jurgen was previously director of AutoScout24.nl and Autotrader.nl. In the past 12 years he has made this company the market leader in online buying and selling of cars. Before that, he worked in the business travel industry and KPN Telecom.
Jurgen Vugts: “Doosopmaat.nl is a great challenge. A company that is ready for a next phase. Jos has set up a strong organization with his team. From this solid foundation, I will use my e-commerce expertise to further shape the company’s growth. My experience in leading a strongly growing internet company and expansion of companies, fits in perfectly with the ambitions of Doosopmaat.nl “.
Leo Zijerveld of Écart Invest 1 B.V. explains: “We want to shape the growth of Doosopmaat.nl by investing in marketing and on the other hand in the product.”
By producing tailor-made boxes, even in small quantities, he provides sales potential in SMEs in the Netherlands. Then it is the turn of other countries. We are convinced that Jurgen, with his management experience and knowledge of e-commerce, is able to give Doosopmaat.nl the growth impetus that the company deserves. In addition, in the various conversations with Jurgen we also got to know his creativity. This is certainly going to yield us new insights, products and concepts.
Box manufacturer Doosopmaat.nl produces corrugated cardboard packaging and sells it via an online platform to small and medium-sized businesses. The boxes can be ordered to order in almost every edition, with a choice of different qualities and printed matter.
About Écart Invest 1 B.V .:
Écart Invest 1 B.V. was founded in 1993 for the indefinite term. Due to the indefinite duration of the fund, Écart can be a stable partner for its participations. Being a fund, the investment strategy focuses on its three spearhead sectors; Packaging, ICT and Service.
For more information about doosopmaat.nl please contact Jurgen Vugts, telephone 06 51384385.