Belgian growth entrepreneurs2022-10-17T14:07:55+00:00

BEyond, an accelerator that drives your international growth

We support and guide the next generation of Belgian entrepreneurs towards global success

How it works

During our 12-month programme, learn from a dedicated mentor, industry experts (e.g. VC, HR, marketing, sales legal…), alumni of the BEyond network and peers. Propel your company to even greater heights thanks to practical advice and valuable insights. Design the road map to your organisation’s international development, and define your personal growth trajectory as a business leader.


Our process

May 2021

Application analysis

An assessment panel analyses applications one by one using professional selection criteria.

Experts review and selection

The top 15 laureates are invited to appear before an assessment panel. Up to 10 scale-ups among them are selected.

Kick-off event

This exclusive event showcasing entrepreneurship on a global scale is truly where the BEyond journey begins.

Three day Boot Camp

During this intensive training program, the laureates define a growth plan for their business with their mentor.

Investor day

The laureates get the opportunity to pitch before an audience of international investors.

Quarterly workshops

Every quarter, workshops are organised to cover challenges and opportunities.

Continuous mentoring

Throughout the whole programme, laureates are regularly coached by their mentors during 1-on-1 meetings where both discuss challenges at hand while growth opportunities are unveiled.

Our 2021 laureates

We are proud to accompany Belgian scale-ups on their path to international success. Discover their story and follow their journey above and BEyond.

Stefaan De Wildeman
Stefaan De WildemanB4plastics
Gaëlle Helsmoortel
Gaëlle HelsmoortelDgenious
Chris Van de Voorde
Chris Van de VoordeJuunoo
Reggy-Charles Degen
Reggy-Charles DegenQ7 leader
Patrick Depauw
Patrick DepauwSocial Seeder
Thibaut Vanderhofstadt
Thibaut VanderhofstadtSortlist
Simon Tavernier
Simon TavernierStampix
Jean-François Heering
Jean-François HeeringVadis Technologies
Vincent Theunynck
Vincent TheunynckVintecc

Become Belgium’s next unicorn

The BEyond programme helps you achieve real-life success and international growth.

Results BEyond 2020

Million raised in capital
Created new jobs
Entered new markets
Average increase in turnover

Our Mentors

Connect with
the best

Learn from some of Belgium’s leading business owners

Sylvie Verbanck
Sylvie VerbanckW2Go
Organisation development
Stijn Christiaens
Stijn ChristiaensCollibra
Data intelligence
Georges Caron
Georges CaronPiximate
IT & software


Meet the judging panel

15 candidates are selected to present their business to an assessment panel consisting of investors, entrepreneurs, lawyers with experience in investing, and advising scaleups.

SEE THE judging panel


Alexina Smet
Alexina SmetCo-founder of SHIPPR
“Sharing best practises and experiences with other scale-ups was extremely inspiring and will help our own company grow in the future.”
Hans Constandt
Hans ConstandtFounder of Ontoforce
“The philanthropic vision of the BEyond programme spoke to me. It’s all about entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs and that’s why it’s so genuine.”
Amandine Coutant
Amandine CoutantCo-founder of Myskillcamp
“It was an honour to be invited at the round table and meet the King. I am thankful for this unique opportunity.”
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