Martijn Bödeker

»CATALPA invests in and with young and aspiring entrepreneurs. econnext has a vision we fully share and an ambition to build successful while impactful enterprises around the globe. We look forward to supporting econnext in reaching its goals. «

CATALPA – Martijn Bödeker


Martijn is a co-founder and Managing Partner at CATALPA GmbH & Co. KG, a single-family office focused on investments in private equity, venture capital and real estate.

Prior to setting up the CATALPA Family office, Martijn was an Executive Director and General Manager at E. Breuninger GmbH. & Co., Germany’s leading chain of fashion and lifestyle department stores, where he worked for over ten years in various management positions, being an integral part of the successful trading-up strategy executed over the past years.

Before coming to Germany, Martijn held various management positions in the hotel industry in Hong Kong and the USA. Martijn holds a degree in International Hospitality Management from the Hotelschool The Hague.