Entrepreneur - to startup a company in the Netherlands

You are ready for adventure. You are living in the Netherlands or would like to travel to the Netherlands as an entrepreneur.


  • Your profile will be matched with one of the startup companies of our customers. 
  • From MKBs to startups, spinoffs, nonprofit causes, impact investment projects, innovation, or intrapreneurship ventures.
  • It is a step-by-step step process in which you will slowly take over the management of the company, and also claim ownership (equity)
  • You start online, to slowly develop the business at the location in the Netherlands you prefer

The Netherlands


  • The ideal candidate will manage the overall operations of the company as well as develop and implement strategies that meet the needs of the customers, stakeholders, shareholders, and employees.
  • The entrepreneur will be responsible for making critical decisions and executing the culture of the company, including CSR and the transition roadmap (to sustainable business models)
  • Scouting for opportunities and leading economic growth


Both experienced and aspiring entrepreneurs

  • 5+ years of experience as an entrepreneur will initiate activities and earnings within 81 days
  • Aspiring entrepreneurs will be challenged to demonstrate or acquire entrepreneurship experience

You may be living already in the Netherlands

Or would like to travel to the Netherlands to start up a company


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent entrepreneurial experience
  • MBA or equivalent entrepreneurial experience in management
  • Strong leadership, decision-making, and communication skills
  • Values, systemic-impact, purpose, and service-driven leadership
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Data-driven, Innovation-driven
  • Sales, communication, branding, and negotiation skills
  • Learning skills (long life learning mindset)
  • Leadership development facilitator (learning-teaching and mentoring skills)
  • Capacity to navigate change and transition
  • Adventure seeker
  • Multidisciplinary mindset
  • Multicultural mindset, global citizen, local hero mindset
  • Skillful at research, innovation, consulting, systems design, policy compliance
  • Traveler mindset (find satisfaction in taking challenges, starting up in a new location/country)
  • Visionary and Executive
  • Capacity to take action, and own the opportunity
  • The capacity of solopreneurship (running a business "solo" as a "one-man-show")
  • Skillful at boot-strapping
  • Capacity to work with a multidisciplinary team
  • Wealth-generation, assets-creation vision and capacity


  • We will assign you to one of the Matrix-Q Ecosystem Companies, to Companies of our Partners, to companies of the Matrix-Q Innovation Lab, or to Companies of our Entrepreneurs-Club members
  • Along with the online recruiting program you will be invited to select your preferred type of company: a totally new (early-innovation) company, a re-startup (a company that will start up again after years of being paused), or develop a new location for an already established company.
  • The business projects may have from 3 months to 10+ years of experience already. Candidates may indicate their preferences along the recruiting program


The Netherlands


  • Hybrid
  • You start online
  • Later you will be required to combine remote work, work at the location, and travel in the Netherlands or EU
  • The HQ is the Netherlands, but you will choose the location in the Netherlands you want to work from (home office)
  • Free Schedule
  • You may combine this project with a second business project (As a part-time entrepreneurial project) or engage 100% of your time in the business project


  • The business project targets diverse markets (*you may indicate your preferences)
    • in the Netherlands
    • online
    • in EU
    • International
  • All business projects are scalable ( diverse scaling models)


  • Business projects offer a diversity of products and services (*you may indicate your preferences)
    • Tangibles
    • Non-Tangibles
    • Digitals
    • Real-Estate
    • Social-Business
    • Not-profit
    • Community (people-based)
    • B2B, B2C, B2Gov, B2City


Varies according to the project.

Candidates may choose one or combine more of the following compensation agreements.

  • Salary, monthly wages
  • Project-based, outcome bonus, compensation after completion
  • Time-based, compensation per day or hour
  • Royalty-based, after a project/product enters the market, you earn a % of the fees paid by users
  • Earn-play based, you receive challenges (games to play) according to the outcome you earn an income (rules apply)
  • License-based: You earn with the company together, a fee for the licenses given to our customers
  • Equity: shares
  • During the recruiting process, you are welcome to inform us about your expectations and preferences.



  • We will match your profile, set of skills, experience, knowledge, and capacity, with the needs of one of our companies or business projects or innovations
  • You will receive training. We provide you with skills, knowledge, tools, and methodology (to build a balanced holistic entrepreneurial capacity)
  • You will receive capacity-building, coaching, and mentorship
  • The assessment process will take place online, you may receive a challenge or be assigned to complete a task or course online.
  • A trial season in the assigned company or business project is compulsory
  • You will start online