Founding Partner, was the Founder and CFO of Clear2Pay, a leading payments technology company. Under his leadership, he grew the company to one of the world leaders in payment software with more than 1,200 employees in 14 countries and successfully sold the business to FIS for 400 million euro in October 2014. In 2012, Jurgen co-founded NGData, a leading big data company offering customer intelligence management software and services to track customer behaviour in real time. He started his career as Investment Manager with Dexia Ventures (previously Quadra Invest), where he focused on investing in early stage companies while taking a pro-active role in their business strategy, product launches and financial management.
He currently holds Board positions at several technology companies such as Materialise (NASDAQ: MTLS), Itiviti, NGData, Itineris and Projective and is the founder and Chairman of start-ups.be. Jurgen holds a Masters degree in Political and Social Sciences and an MBA from the University of Antwerp.