Ruben Maase (33, Dutch) joined Gilde in 2008 and has been involved in a number of acquisitions in the Benelux. Before joining Gilde, Ruben gained experience as an intern in the investment banking division of NIBC and at DHL in São Paulo (Brazil).

Ruben holds a Masters degree in Business Administration from the VU University Amsterdam (Netherlands) and conducted part of his study at UC Berkeley (USA).