3d investors is a family business. It was founded in 1992 by the entrepreneurial families Donck and Desimpel, active in the dairy and building materials industries, respectively. Built on a proud tradition of entrepreneurship, we choose to support solid companies with growth potential. In doing so, we start from our core values: entrepreneurship, empathy, integrity, passion and agility.
Meanwhile, we have been helping companies achieve their full potential through long-term growth for over a quarter century. 3d investors invests sustainably in companies that share our values, without applying a predetermined investment ceiling. We are committed to taking your business to the next level, together with you.
3d investors is also a dedicated partner and long-term shareholder of a limited number of listed companies. We often sit on boards of directors, where we are closely involved in decision-making processes.
In 2009 3d investors kicked off its own project development under the name of 3d real estate. In these business activities as well, we focus on sustainability and respect.
We are a family business with 25 years of experience in long-term investments and real estate development.
The 3d way
We are entrepreneurs. Born of a collaboration between two entrepreneurial families, Donck and Desimpel, entrepreneurship is in our DNA. In offering our broad network, hands-on mentality, short lines of communication, experience and efficiency, we go all in to support the companies we invest in. Even more, we know what makes companies successful.
We are builders. We believe in and deeply support the entrepreneurs we invest in. We help them get the most out of their business. With plenty of ambition, an eye for corporate culture and a healthy dose of common sense, we make a real difference.
We are different. We go the extra mile and listen to your needs and concerns as we work to help you take your business to the next level. That’s our commitment as an investor, partner and sounding board, and the reason why we always think and act long term.
Our core values
We believe in the importance of a solid foundation. That is why we base all our investments on our five core values:
Our advice always stems from our own tradition of entrepreneurship. We combine common sense with a professional approach.
We do not believe in hidden agendas. 3d investors stands for open and honest communication. Reliability and modesty are of paramount importance to us.
We are passionate about helping companies grow. That’s why our team is always active and committed, combining contagious enthusiasm with the required degree of professionalism.
EmpathyWe are convinced that the right person in the right place makes the difference. Because companies are built with people. We treat the entrepreneurs we work with as our peers. We relieve them of their worries and respect their human and family values.
Every company is different. That is why we adapt our approach to the entrepreneur. We always look for the right solution tailored to every challenge and each individual company.