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Stephen Seuntjens
Stephen Seuntjens is a Partner in Personal Health Solutions, a venture firm investing in early and mid stage businesses in the area of digital health. He has over 20 years of global experience in building and developing new businesses, both organically as well as through M&A (buy & sell). He has worked and lived in Minneapolis, Tel Aviv, London and Amsterdam. This experience includes both executive positions in multinationals as well as entrepreneurial endeavors. Companies he has supported include Mind CTI, and Israeli-based, Nasdaq-listed software billing provider; Shapeways, as US based portal company allowing creatives to realize their objects through 3D printing and Directlife, a Dutch company part of Royal Philips Electronics, motivating individuals to become more physically active through monitoring and coaching. Prior to PHS Capital, Stephen Seuntjens was CEO of Philips Lifestyle Incubator. The Lifestyle Incubator invests in both service and product concepts within the wellbeing / consumer health domain. At Antwerp Management School, Stephen is one of the mentoring coaches in the innovation and entrepreneurship labs of the Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Expertise Column

March 6, 2018

By Stephen Seuntjens

The Importance of Innovation & Entrepreneurship: The Case of Digital Health

Strategy & Innovation

When we look at the world in a past or present tense, many of the qualities of life or things we take for granted have been introduced to us through entrepreneurs who carry a passion to turn an innovative idea into a product or service. In some cases, it solves a problem; in other cases,