Amstelveen, the Netherlands – December 2022 – Marc Stuifzand, co-founder of Blackbelt XP, will step down from the independent expert in (SaaS) licensing and contract negotiations as of December 31. Marc founded the organization in 2013 with Martijn Meekel. In the nearly 10 years Marc worked at Blackbelt XP, he shaped the organization and drove its growth, leading to branches in the Netherlands, Germany, and Belgium.
Marc reflects on a great time with clients, relations, and colleagues: “I have enjoyed working for Blackbelt XP for 10 years. It is a fantastic company with great colleagues. We have realized huge cost savings for our customers and enabled them to continue to innovate. We have done this as a team, from Consultants to Dealmakers. As a Dealmaker, I was involved with customers and negotiated with major suppliers. The reaction of customers when we communicated the savings realized is priceless.”
Furthermore, Marc hands over his duties to the current leadership with a good feeling and remains a shareholder. In this role, he remains involved with Blackbelt XP: “I am convinced that Blackbelt XP will continue to grow and play an even more important role for organizations in the field of SaaS optimization and contract negotiations. I can’t be anything but proud of the company, especially my colleagues. I wish Blackbelt XP all the best.”