Benno van Dongen Senior Partner at Roland Berger

Benno is an experienced strategy advisor with a passion for entrepreneurship. His expertise lies in connecting parties, companies and ideas with an eye towards renewal and growth, and he often plays a coaching role in his support of operational change.

As a partner at Roland Berger, Benno concentrates on technology-intensive industries and the life sciences, public-private partnerships and academia. He facilitates innovation management, growth strategy and business model development, and business plan writing. Entrepreneurship is central to his work, and he inspires it among his clients.

Benno founded the Young Entrepreneurs Network in Delft in 1995, which grew into YES!Delft in 2005 – a program which has offered education, guidance and coaching to hundreds of students in setting up their businesses.

Benno is selected member of The Netherlands Academy of Technology and Innovation, AcTI, a unique and independent platform and network of distinguished persons committed to societal and cultural issues relating to technology, innovation and economic application of science and technology.

Benno co-founded the Roland Berger office in Amsterdam in 2002. Roland Berger is the only European player among the leading international strategy and management advisory firms. Roland Berger brings a mix of consulting, technology and capital to offer its clients the maximum in added value. Whether companies, countries, institutions or entire communities, its clients are leaders in their fields. From strategic visions to restructuring, Roland Berger provides services of the highest excellence.