Walter Vandenbulcke

Founding Partner

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2aspire Business Solutions

After his economic and financial studies, Walter Vandenbulcke started as Account Manager at Generale Bank (later BNP Paribas Fortis) where he gained extensive experience in corporate lending.

Thereafter he was active for a number of years as the financial director of a subsidiary of a foreign multinational in the beverage world before co-starting and leading the department for advising SMEs at Coopers & Lybrand (currently PwC) as Director. He gained extensive experience in various sectors during 8 years.

In 1996 he became a partner and managing director at the bag and travel products manufacturer Hedgren, active in 50 countries, where he was also responsible for the financial and contractual aspects.

He is now founding partner and managing director of 2aspire Business Solutions where he is active as a business advisor, especially in the areas of:
  • financial management
  • financing (funding for start-ups, growth and consolidation)
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • strategy and optimization.

He also holds mandates as an external director at Novatech International, Hysopt and the Resus group.

In the recent past, he was a lecturer in financial topics at the Institute For Business Development in Belgium.

As a member of the Advisory Board he supervises financial and contractual matters at Stellar Labs.