A team of two investment professionals with complementary backgrounds:

Bart Deckers

Managing Director


+32 (0)476/60.03.43.


Bart Deckers established Invale in October 2013. Prior to Invale he held various positions at Aveve and McKinsey & Company.

Bart is a seasoned investment professional with experience in general management and strategy consulting and a passion for entrepreneurship. Prior to establishing Invale, he was Business Unit Manager at Aveve, responsible for multiple subsidiaries, and strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company

Studies: Bio Engineer, holding a PhD in Applied Biological Sciences from the KU Leuven and an MBA from Vlerick Business School

Board Member of Antenor Payment Systems, UTB, Elnor Motors, Stoffels Tomaten, Epacco and Op de Beeck Boomkwekerijen.

Ellen Eysenbrandts

Investment Manager


+32 (0)473/78.07.93.

Ellen Eysenbrandts


Ellen Eysenbrandts joined Invale at the beginning of 2018. Prior to Invale she held various positions at AP Möller Maersk, CG Power Systems and Azelis.

Ellen has +13 years of working experience mainly in finance and internal audit within international and multi-cultural contexts. In her last role at Azelis she was responsible for M&A globally directly reporting to the Group CEO and working in close cooperation with APAX Partners, the majority shareholder.

Studies: Master’s degree in Economics and Engineering from the University of Antwerp and an Executive Master in Corporate Finance and M&A from Vlerick Business School

Board Member of Antenor Payment Systems, Epacco and Op de Beeck Boomkwekerijen.