Pieter van der Made
Pieter van der Made is the Executive Chairman of Imprima. A position he held since November 2014.
In 2011 Pieter joined the Board of Imprima as an independent supervisory director. After acquiring the company in 2014, Pieter led Imprima’s business transformation.
Bringing more than 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur, Pieter co-founded Jason Geosystems in 1985 and was appointed CEO a number of years later. Under his management, all major global oil & gas companies were listed as clients, making Jason a highly successful and global software technology company, with offices in 10 countries.
In 2002, Pieter sold Jason to Fugro, marking a very successful transaction for key staff and VC investors. Pieter continued as CEO of Fugro-Jason for a number of years.
After retiring as CEO of Fugro-Jason, Pieter co-founded OTM investments and embarked on various successful commercial and non-commercial activities. Pieter currently also sits on the Board of MADS B.V., a mobile technology company and an OTM investments portfolio company.
Pieter is Dutch and holds a Ph.D. and MSc in Physics from the Delft University of Technology.
Gary McKeown is the CEO of Imprima. A position he held since September 2014.
Joining Imprima in June 2003, Gary has held various senior roles within the group. Prior to being appointed CEO, Gary was the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Imprima.
As CFO he was responsible for global Treasury in addition to all Legal, Commercial and Human Resources activities. This included end-to-end Compliance and Corporate Governance, achieving consistency and best practice.
Gary is passionate about people, quality, innovation and business transformation. He is driving Imprima forward, to sustain its leading SaaS product position within Due Diligence and Asset Lifecycle Management.
Gary was born in Dublin and moved to the UK in 2002. His previous roles in Ireland included working as a Senior Equity Analyst for BCP Asset Management, one of Ireland’s largest independently owned Investment Product Providers.
Gary holds a Master’s degree in Investments and Treasury from Dublin City University.
Arco van Nieuwland
Arco van Nieuwland is Non-Executive Director of Imprima. A position he held since 2011.
Co-founding Exact Holding NV (alternate name, Exact Software) in 1984 marks the beginning of a focused and exceptional journey. Where innovation, Marketing and Business Development were his key pillars.
In 2006 Arco left Exact Holding and founded CNBB partners. Investing successfully into a variety of software start- and scale-ups. Besides the exponential results, in 2008 Arco founded Yuki, Robotic Accounting, currently creating a revolution within accounting and expanding into new markets each year.
His personal passion for technology, combined with a fine sense of business growth, makes Arco a respected advisor and Board Member, whereas in August 2016, via CNBB, Arco took a stake into Bynder and sits on the Supervisory Board as it’s Chairman.
Arco has been recognised as one of the leading entrepreneurs in the software industry. Arco is Dutch and studied Informatics at the Delft University of Technology.