First Dutch Innovations (previously: TNO Companies) is a joint venture between TNO and First Dutch, a company owned by Peter Goedvolk. It combines entrepreneurship with valorisation expertise. The main purpose of the merged company is to progress innovation and employment in the innovative sector in the Netherlands.
First Dutch Innovations currently has a large number (24) of innovative companies as well as investments in innovative companies, in a variety of industries. Our goal is to bring innovation and entrepreneurship together in an open environment. By working in close cooperation with knowledge-based institutions in the Netherlands, First Dutch Innovations wants to further expedite and enhance the progress of innovative companies and bring multiple new valorisations to the market.