Membership ELITE High-Impact Entrepreneurship Starts Here.
Supporting your sustainable long-term growth.
ELITE is Euronext Group’s SMEs network supporting high-impact entrepreneurs to foster economic growth and sustainable development.
With ELITE, you access the European network of private SMEs which accelerates the process to access private and public capital markets.
A vibrant community of successful entrepreneurs, advisors, brokers and investors focused on helping private companies from around the world obtain funding and so transform their vision into clear plans, actions and results.
What are the benefits for companies?
- Access to multiple funding options to support your long-term growth journey
- Empower leadership and management skills to access new expertise
- Provide business opportunities and visibility to scale your business
- Connect with an outstanding global
Network that facilitates long-term engagement with multiple stakeholders
We offer you a wide a range of live and on-demand training courses from leveraging on top business schools faculty and our network of partners.
Workshop Amsterdam - Strategic Entrepreneurship: make people and organisations thrive in dynamic and global business environments
This workshop explores how in complicated situations, such as those of today, entrepreneurs need to adapt their skills and knowledge, including soft skills, to ensure continuity of the team and business results.
09:30 Registration of participants and welcome coffee
10:00 Welcome Simone Huis in t’Veld, CEO EURONEXT AMSTERDAM and Marta Testi, CEO ELITE - EURONEXT GROUP
10:30 Keynote Speech by Peter Waasdorp, Director of Entrepreneurship at the MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC AFFAIRS - The Netherlands
11:00 STRATEGY AND STRATEGIC ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE ROLE OF THE ENTREPRENEUR IN LEADING AN ORGANISATION TOWARDS GROWTH
Justin Jansen, Professor of Corporate Entrepreneurship ROTTERDAM SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
11:45 Coffee break
12:00 A CHAT WITH ELITE ENTREPRENEURS
Hans Kornmann CEO and Founder DIVITEL,
Peter Muller Director of Possibilities SPECIAL EFFECTS
Corso Biagioni, Managing Director LEM Industries
Moderated by Giordano Sassaroli, Head of Product Development and Management ELITE
12:45 ELITE NETERLANDS: PRESENTATION OF THE PROGRAM
14:00 FUELING ENTREPRENEURIAL GROWTH: LEARNINGS FROM SCALING UP COMPANIES
• Kees de Jong, Growth Entrepreneur, Co-founfer NLGROEIT
• Mirik Castro, CEO SCALEUP COMPANY
14:45 FOUNDER'S MENTALITY. MAINTAINING THE ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT WHILE ACHIEVING SCALE
Sjors van der Zee, Partner BAIN&COMPANY
15:30 Closing remarks
Marta Testi, CEO ELITE – EURONEXT GROUP
Workshop - Sustainability - Paris
This workshop is focusing on sustainable transition to create competitive advantages and sustain long-term growth
with positive impacts on the environment and people.
Workshop - Capital Markets - Milan
This workshop provides an overview of all the capital-raising tools available to companies, including the presentation of case
studies and discussions with investors.
Become an ELITE company
ELITE is the perfect solution for ambitious private companies from any sector who are looking to scale up their business and explore alternative funding options.
Participating companies typically have €5m+ revenues and/or have raised significant investment and have good historic growth and future potential.
- High quality and ambitious company
- Commitment to participate in the programme and motivated to implement valuable changes
- Solid track record and vetted reputation
You can apply to local ELITE programmes in France, Portugal and The Netherlands.
Euronext Group’s ELITE SME network is bridging the gap between private and public markets.
We are leveraging on the unique positioning at the heart of the European ecosystem to direct capital, business solutions and foster economic growth to empower the change-makers and high-impact entrepreneurs.
Businesses join ELITE because it is a stamp of quality. We are proud to be an enabler for companies to further raise their ambitions and to gather inputs and insights to push even more on their growth.
As deal and growth destination for both companies and market participants, ELITE is growing even more its track-record in championing the best of Europe's businesses, built on the Euronext federal model.
We are teaming up with outstanding partners to deliver local edition of the programmes, for companies joining the wider ecosystem.
ELITE in France
We offer French companies the opportunity to apply to the local edition leveraging on Euronext Paris and ESCP Business School.
ELITE in Portugal
We offer Portuguese companies the opportunity to apply to the local edition in partnership with WTC Lisboa, BBVA Bank and NOVA Business School.
ELITE in The Netherlands
We offer Dutch companies the opportunity to apply to the local edition in partnership with Erasmus Centre of Entrepreneurship (ECE), ScaleUp Company and nlgroeit.