Road to Value BV
Drie Gebroeders 15
2342 CL Oegstgeest
The Netherlands

Christian Rood founded Road to Value early 2009.
Christian is well experienced in the process of value creation. Before he founded Road to Value, he was an investment manager for KRC Capital, a private equity fund in the fashion, real estate and leisure industries, owned by the family office of Mr. K.R. Chadha (founder of Mexx). Key responsibilities included the acquisition of stakes in mid market companies, development of investments, turn arounds, and disposals of stakes, as well as the judgement of new investment opportunities. Furthermore, Christian helped to establish Spaces, a multi-tentant office provider, which opened its first footprint at Herengracht, Amsterdam in summer 2008.

From 2000 - 2006, Christian was an investment banker for ABN AMRO Bank in the healthcare industry, specialising in Medical Technology and Healthcare Services in Europe and the U.S. In that role, Christian originated and executed merger & acquisition transactions and related financing for both strategic buyers and private equity funds. From 1998 - 2000 Christian was a strategy consultant with Coopers & Lybrand, focusing on finance & strategy, with a focus on value based management, advising clients such as Schiphol Airport, Randstad Holding, Schuitema, and Eindhoven Airport on value creation. Christian holds a MSc. degree in Business Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam, a BSc. degree in Industrial Management at T.H. Rijswijk and attended the Program for Executive Development at IMD in Switzerland.