On Tuesday June 20th the co-founder and Chief Investment Officer of Deeptech Equity NL, Hans van ierland, was awarded with the first ever Honorary Membership of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) 18 years ago Hans was the founder and first President of ACG Holland. Hans who is currently in the midst of building Deeptech Equity NL with his partners and team felt very honored to become the first Honorary Member of ACG Holland. In a reaction he stated: “…it makes me proud to see that since its inception, ACG has now become the premier M&A deal-making community with a mission of driving middle-market growth. To see that ACG’s global network comprises of more that 100.000 middle market professionals who invest in, own and advise growing companies is of vital importance to the Dutch and European economy. To have been at the birth of the Dutch ACG activities has been a fantastic ride, and I’m convinced ACG will develop itself further into an even more fantastic entity…”