Huseyin R. Demirhisar

Founding CEO
BiD Capital Partners

Hüseyin R. Demirhisar (49), is an experienced impact investment, asset management and finance professional with a career, spanning corporate finance, PE, VC, and investment banking. He is currently the Founding CEO of BiD Capital Partners, impact investment advisory and management firm in the Sub-Saharan Africa and Benelux. Currently, he also manages Rwanda Startup Fund of Rwanda Ministry of ICT and Innovation and is the Managing Director / GP of Impact Mezzanine Fund – Uganda investing with a Gender Lens Focus in Ag-SMEs supporting sustainable landscapes. His personal angel investment activities are focused on Impact Investment and Tech4Good domain. Before BiD CP, he was the founder of Angel Wings Ventures, NL, impact investment advisory firm and was the Head of Investments and Portfolio as a GP and LP at PYMWYMIC- leading impact investor in Benelux. Prior to that, he was the CFO/CIO of Amsterdam Park Capital Partners, a Dutch family office, where he led PE and VC activities. Earlier he was Senior VP at ING Wholesale Bank, led structured Project Finance deals in Power and Energy sectors for EMEA region. His early career was with Royal Dutch Shell Group, in the roles of Country Treasury Director and M&A Investment Manager. He is also second term elected board member at European Business Angel Network and serves as a Senator for Rwanda at WBAF. Hüseyin holds an MSc in Banking and Finance from the University of Stirling, UK. Bachelors in American Studies / System Engineering.