Tom Vanacker

Functietitel : Research Fellow

Managementdomein
Accounting & Finance

Expert in
Financing Growth Oriented Companies
Financing Unquoted Companies
Risicokapitaal

Profiel

Tom Vanacker is als research fellow verbonden aan Vlerick Business School.

 

Publicaties

Articles in refereed journals with impact

  • Vanacker T. Collewaert V. Shaker A. Z.  forthcoming. Slack resources, firm performance and the institutional context: Evidence from privately held European firms. Strategic Management Journal,

  • Paeleman I. Vanacker T.  2015. Less is More, or Not? On the Interplay between Bundles of Slack Resources, Firm Performance and Firm Survival. Journal of Management Studies, 52(6): 819-848.

  • Meuleman M. Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2014. Path-dependent evolution versus intentional management of investment ties in science-based entrepreneurial firms. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 38(3): 671-690.

  • Vanacker T. Heughebaert A. Manigart S.  2014. Institutional frameworks, venture capital and the financing of European new technology-based firms. Corporate Governance: an international review, 22(3): 199-215.

  • Vanacker T. Collewaert V.  2013. The relationship between slack resources and the performance of entrepreneurial firms: the role of venture capital and angel investors. Journal of Management Studies, 50(6 (September)): 1070-1096.

  • Devigne D. Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2013. The role of domestic and cross-border venture capital investors in the growth of portfolio companies. Small Business Economics, 40(3): 553-573.

  • Seghers A. Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2012. The impact of human and social capital on entrepreneurs'knowledge of finance alternatives. Journal of Small Business Management, 50(1): 63-86.

  • Vanacker T. Manigart S. Meuleman M. Sels L.  2011. A longitudinal study on the relationship between financial bootstrapping and new venture growth. Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, 23(9/10): 681-705.

  • Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2010. Pecking order and debt capacity considerations for high-growth companies seeking financing. Small Business Economics, 35(1): 53-69.

  • Baeyens K. Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2006. Venture capitalists' selection process: the case of biotechnology proposals. International Journal of Technology Management, 34(1/2): 28-46.

Articles in other (un)refereed journals

Book Chapters

  • Manigart S. Standaert T. Vanacker T.  2015. Seed and venture capital. In: Audretsch D. Hayter C. Link A. Eds. Concise guide to entrepreneurship, technology and innovation (pp. 175-179). Edward Elgar Publishing.

  • Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2013. Venture capital. In: Baker K. Filbeck G. Eds. Alternative investments: instruments, performance, benchmarks, and strategies (pp. 241-262). Wiley.

  • Vanacker T. Seghers A. Manigart S.  2012. Follow-on financing of venture capital backed companies. In: Cumming D. Ed. The Oxford Handbook of Venture Capital (pp. 373-400). Oxford University Press.

  • Manigart S. Heughebaert A. Devigne D. Vanacker T.  2011. Financiering van ondernemerschap: een vergelijkende studie van het financieringsgedrag in Belgische en Europese ondernemingen. In: Clarysse B. Ondernemen tussen wetenschap en beleid in Vlaanderen: inzichten van vijf jaar Steunpunt Ondernemen en Internationaal Ondernemen (pp. 210-232). Steunpunt STOIO.

  • Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2009. De financiering van Vlaamse Gazellen: het belang van interne middelen, bankschulden en aandelenkapitaal. In: Clarysse B. Groeizaam Vlaanderen : een beleidsondersteunend, wetenschappelijk perspectief (pp. 159-173).

  • Vanacker T. Knockaert M. Manigart S.  2006. Groeigericht ondernemerschap. In: Clarysse B. Eds. Durven groeien in Vlaanderen: een boek voor gevorderden (pp. 83-94). Roularta Media Group.

Conference Presentations

  • Vanacker T. Collewaert V. Zahra S.  2015. Slack, Firm Performance and the Institutional Context: Evidence from 31 European Countries. Paper presented at The 75th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, August 7-11, Vancouver, Canada.

  • De Prijcker S. Manigart S. Collewaert V. Vanacker T.  2015. Relocating Activities to Get Venture Capital: A Resource Dependence Perspective. Paper presented at The 75th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, August 7-11, Vancouver, Canada.

  • Manigart S. Collewaert V. Vanacker T.  2014. High-growth entrepreneurs: chasing money or exits?. Paper presented at Babson Kaufmann Entrepreneurship Research Conference, London, United Kingdom.

  • Collewaert V. Vanacker T. Cassar G.  2013. Forecast bias of entrepreneurs in venture capital-backed companies. Paper presented at Academy of Management Meeting, Orlando, United States.

  • Collewaert V. Vanacker T.  2011. Forecast bias of entrepreneurs in venture capital-backed companies.. Paper presented at 2011 Babson Kaufmann Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Syracause,

  • Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2007. A dynamic view on the financing of extreme growth companies. 

  • Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2006. A dynamic view on the financing of extreme growth ventures. Paper presented at Babson Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference, June 7-11, Bloomington, Indiana, United States.

Conference Proceedings

  • Vanacker T. Knockaert M. Manigart S.  2013. Private equity fund performance signals and the likelihood of follow-on fund raising. In: Frontiers of Entrepreneurship 2013 Lyon:

  • Vanacker T. Devigne D.  2010. A longitudinal study on the impact of cross-border venture capital on portfolio company growth. Lausanne:

  • Seghers A. Manigart S. Vanacker T.  2009. Entrepreneurs' knowledge about financing alternatives: impact of human and social capital. In: Zacharakis A. Alvarez S. Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research 2009 (pp. 196-208).

Research reports

  • Manigart S. Knockaert M. Vanacker T.  2016. Identificatie en optimalisatie van de maatschappelijke en economische impact van BOM Capital. Vlerick Business School. (104 p.)

  • Manigart S. Knockaert M. Vanacker T. Standaert T. Lauwers P.  2014. De ARK-durfkapitaalregeling I en II. Universiteit Gent. (84 p.)

  • Manigart S. Vanacker T. Witmeur O.  2011. Groeikapitaal en buy-outs gids in België. (52 p.)

  • Manigart S. Vanacker T. Goossens L.  2006. De financiering van jonge, Vlaamse biotechnologische ondernemingen. (34 p.)

Vlerick working papers

  • Heughebaert A. Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2013. institutional frameworks, venture capital and the financing of European new technology-based firms. 2013/03 (42p.).

  • Vanacker T. Collewaert V.  2012. The impact of resource slack on firm performance in different institutional contexts. 2012

  • Collewaert V. Vanacker T. Cassar G.  2011. Forecast bias of entrepreneurs in venture capital-backed companies. 2011

  • Devigne D. Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2011. Cross-border venture capital and the development of portfolio companies. Vlerick Working Paper Series 2011/3 (42p.).

  • Vanacker T. Collewaert V.  2010. The impact of financial and human resource slack on firm performance: the role of private equity investors. 2010

  • Seghers A. Manigart S. Vanacker T.  2009. The impact of human and social capital on entrepreneurs'knowledge of finance alternatives. 2009/28 (25p.).

  • Vanacker T. Manigart S. Meuleman M.  2008. Towards an evolutionary model of the entrepreneurial financing process: insights from biotechnology startups. 2008/9 (40p.).

  • Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2007. Incremental financing decisions in high growth companies: pecking order and debt capacity considerations. 2007/22 (33p.).

  • Baeyens K. Vanacker T. Manigart S.  2005. Venture capitalists' selection process: the case of biotechnology proposals. Vlerick Working Paper Series 2005/17 (28p.).

  • Manigart S. Baeyens K. Vanacker T.  2004. Are biotech investments different? The perspective of the Venture Capitalist. 2004 (27p.).