CEO, Europe Unlimited
A Belgian national, William STEVENS graduated from EAP-European School of
Management (Paris, Oxford, Berlin - Diplôme de Grande Ecole de Gestion - Diplom
Kaufmann) in 1989 and previously from the Catholic University of Brussels in Economics.
He embarked on his professional career at the European Venture Capital Association (EVCA)
where he was appointed Secretary General at the age of 25.
He launched several ambitious
initiatives, one that led to the creation of EASDAQ (which became Nasdaq Europe) while
significantly growing revenues, profits and membership.
William founded Europe Unlimited in
1998 to be a much-needed European hub for fast-growing entrepreneurs raising their profile
with venture capital investors.
Today, Europe Unlimited has achieved that difficult mission and is a profitable company.
Europe Unlimited organises 25 international venture and technology partnering forums with
over 1,000 presenting entrepreneurs every year attracting a real network of venture capital
investors, corporate partners, university tech transfer groups, innovation policy makers and
William speaks English, French, Dutch and German and gets by in Italian. His interests are
his family and friends, reading politics, travelling and hiking.
He is married and has 2 daughters.