TEAM

Rattan Chadha
Founder and CEO
Rattan is the founder and former CEO of lifestyle brand Mexx. After selling the company in 2004 he started his own private-equity firm: KRC Capital. Rattan is the founder and CEO of citizenM hotels, president and owner of the Royal Mougins Golf Resort, and controls investments in several other real-estate and fashion developments in India and America. As a philanthropist, Rattan has received a knighthood from the Queen of the Netherlands, as well as honours in the Netherlands and China for outstanding marketing and trading efforts.

Klaas van Lookeren Campagne
Managing Director
Prior to joining KRC Capital, Klaas headed the corporate finance real estate team at Deloitte, specializing in the hospitality and leisure industry. Klaas holds a Tax Law masters title from the University of Groningen and is responsible for the day-to-day management of KRC Capital. In addition Klaas is Chief Investment Officer at citizenM and is responsible for the growth strategy of citizenM, for all investments, and the management of the citizenM portfolio.

Robin Chadha
Director
Robin Chadha has worked for a number of fashion and lifestyle companies, including Tommy Hilfiger Jeans and Mexx. The launch of a unique and creative food & drink experience called RAIN in 2004, allowed him to successfully expand into the hospitality industry. Prior to selling RAIN in 2008, Robin became Marketing Director at citizenM hotels where he safeguards the brand’s integrity throughout all disciplines, initiates innovation, and fosters partnerships.

Ward Giesen
CFO Amex Group, Parent company of KRC Capital
Ward started his career at Kas Bank, where he gained broad experience at Treasury operations, working with its top institutional investor base. He has extensive experience in and knowledge of the investment fund world. After finishing his MBA, Ward joined Amex group, parent Company of KRC Capital.
At KRC Capital, Ward is responsible for portfolio management of listed investments (equities, funds etc.) as well as cash flow management. Furthermore, he looks after the funding, financing, and treasury services for several portfolio companies

Jaap van Egmond
Financial Controller
Jaap has extensive auditing experience, especially when it comes to performing financial statement audits. He also holds the position of Register Accountant (Dutch equivalent of Certified Public Accountant). From 2007 until 2014 he worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers in The Hague and Amsterdam before joining KRC Capital in February 2015. Jaap is responsible for supervising the quality of accounting and financial reporting, as well as supporting and advising our investment companies.

Monique van der Weijden
Office Manager
Monique started her career in 1982 at Mexx International B.V. and had several jobs within the company.
When Mexx was sold she joined in June 2007.