Marlot Meddens

Investment Manager

Marlot is an ambitious and insightful entrepreneur with a background as a former professional tennis player. Her independent thinking and determination makes her a great person to have playing in your court.

A Professional Tennis head start


Travelled the world (30 weeks a year) as a professional tennis player. She played Wimbledon and Roland Garros as a junior and became Dutch National Champion in 2008.


Entrepreneurial Pursuits

Marlot has two masters in Econometrics and Quantitative Finance. During her study she founded Athena Studies, providing tutoring services and exam training for universities nationwide. In 2013, towards the end of her studies Marlot sold Athena Studies, who at that time employed 45 tutors.

After graduating she worked at Egeria, a leading Dutch Private Equity investor. Marlot then joined the Slingshot team as their very first employee in January 2017, helping build our successful SVII.


Loves to learn new things every day, set and reach new ambitious goals, and work with positive energetic teams of talented and inspiring entrepreneurs.

When Marlot is not working she is...

Spending time with her baby boy

Winning at the Tennis or Padel court

Having dinner with friends

Giving inspirational talks