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Mentor: Jesse ‘t Lam

Startlife Mentor

Jesse ‘t Lam has been working in the food industry for his entire professional life. He has fulfilled roles in senior management (MD Bastini and CFO Intersnack Nederland) and started his own business in organic chips, building a successful organic brand and building a leading company in vegetable chips and organic potato chips: Yellow Chips.

Jesse sold his interest in Yellow Chips late 2018. He is currently exploring new ideas for his professional life, but next to that his is motivated to support others where and when he can be of added value.

Skills and field of expertise

  • Food startups
  • International retail
  • Human Resource Management
  • Brand Management
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

Offer and interest (startups)

Offer: I am open to discuss, facilitate and challenge new start-ups, to open my network and to help new ventures be even more successful.

Interest: I am open to support and mentor start-ups in the food industry. Preferably with start-ups which have a clear ambition to have impact.

Personal quote

“Entrepreneurship is seeing what everyone sees and thereby doing what nobody else does”.