Research meets business


VanPaz combines strong expertise in business and finance with cutting-edge knowledge in R&D. This synergy is the basis of our unique value proposition.


Do you need funding for your innovation? We are experienced in public grants dedicated to SMEs (especially SME Instrument and EUREKA Eurostars) and match them with private investments by ourselves and our friends in the BA/VC networks.


Is your business plan as good as your innovation? We have helped inventors and professors to to turn their products into thriving businesses. We are specialized in robotics, data-driven innovations, and health, but open to other domains too.

Research & Development

We combine decades of experience in academia and applied research, and one of our directors studied in prestigious universities (including UC Berkeley). Reach out if you want to partner up on innovative projects in data science, artificial intelligence, and robotics .


Invent. Invest. Innovate.

VanPaz bridges research and market: we make sure that ideas become a sound technology and that the technology becomes a product. A successful one.

The synergy between R&D and Business is our strength. Too many promising SMEs fail to succeed because they cannot find within themselves the necessary expertise to grow. We are there to help you in out, finding the appropriate sources of public/private funding, manage the operations and the finances, assist you in your growth plans.


The founders of VanPaz have a complementary expertise and a proven track record of success. Their experience has been built in large corporations, SMEs, universities and research institutes.
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Jan Geert van Hall

Business Dev Director
Former group controller of KPN and CFO of a Dutch start-up holding. An international career and over 25 years of experience in business and finance at your service.
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Giovanni Pazienza

R&D Director
PhD in Information Technology, former professor in the USA, 13 years of experience in six different countries. Passionate about technology and applied research.

Our associates

VanPaz has partnership agreements with prestigious European experts in several relevant domains. They act as consultants for the projects requiring their expertise.

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