About Arjen

Arjen Everaert obtained his M.A. in Business Information Systems and B.A. in Economics and Business from the University of Amsterdam. By combining his academic background in business and IT with his growth hacking toolset and skills obtained at The Talent Institute, Arjen can tell you the best way to grow your startup or business. He is currently working as a Growth Hacker at Capital On Stage.

Current Projects

Capital On Stage

Growth Hacker May 2016 - Present

At Capital On Stage top-tier investors present themselves to the world’s finest startups, instead of the reverse. As a Startup Founder, you GET FUNDED and gain valuable insights into the way investors look at your market. Capital On Stage is a great place for founders of Internet Startups to physically meet different Venture Capitalists. No more than 200 Startup Founders and 20 Investors are invited per conference, which means you’ll have plenty of opportunity to talk to Investors in person, so forget making a long and expensive road-trip to meet investors one by one. You can meet 20 of them in just one day! Admission is based on invitation-only and inexpensive for startup founders.


B. Startup School

Growth Hacking April 2016 - Present

Growth Hacking Student at The Talent Institute, part of the B. Startup School Amsterdam. Intensive 7 month course learning the key principles of the lean startup methodology, business model canvas and growth hacking. The growth hacking marketing course offered by The Talent Institute is designed to become a full-stack, self-sufficient growth hacker, whose aim is to help a company increase their growth.

University of Amsterdam

M.A. Degree in Business Information Systems 2013 - 2015

In the interdisciplinary track Business Information Systems (BIS) in the Master’s programme Information Studies you learn how organisations apply Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in decision-making, development and change processes. The track combines organisational theory, innovation theory and knowledge of applying ICT for organisational and societal purposes.

University of Amsterdam

B.A. Degree in Economics and Business 2009 - 2013

The Bachelor's in Economics and Business gives students an understanding of the theories and tools that address the complexity of issues in today's global economy.