Senior at tutoring, creating out-of-the-box start-ups, polyglot (English, Spanish, French, German, Dutch), energetic and passionate. Let's do this!
10/2005 – 10/2010 Comitor BVBA / Partner and Services Manager / Malle (Belgium)
This company delivered complete ICT solutions to SMEs in the Flanders region. Other than the daily management, I was the Services manager with end responsibility for 10 field engineers, training them to become more successful, not only in the technical aspects of their job but also their communication skills and coaching them to achieve life goals. This is where I discovered my passion for tutoring and knowledge sharing.
10/2010 – 12/2013 Cloudsol GCV /
MGVO VOF / Antwerpen (Belgium), Founder and General Manager
2016 - 2016
Started MGVO to investigate the ecommerce market in Flanders and execute some ICT projects on demand of some long term customers that were happy to see me back in Belgium for a few months before moving to Taiwan.
An interesting project was the design and setup of a complete ecommerce solution for a distributor of bluetooth speakers and training all its staff to work independently with the new platform.
Pura Papa - Papa Museo / Cusco (Peru), Founder and General Manager
2015 - 2015
As a side project, I invented and created a potato concept (restaurant, museum and shop) and trained international restaurant and hotel management and staff on optimal usage of social media. I helped 2 restaurants achieve a lasting top 5 ranking on TripAdvisor. My potato project was sold to a hospitality magnate and profits were donated to local good causes.
Local television interviewed me about the project: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G4nF2JTB3xc
FairServices project “WaaW” / Cusco (Peru), Teacher and Project Manager
2014 - 2015
I was a teacher and project manager in this nonprofit after-school project for 30 children from poor families, between 6 and 12 years of age. The project focuses on education, nutrition and health care to make a lasting positive difference in the children’s lives.
I helped design and execute a 3 month English program for them with Tracy (see references). Since WaaW uses volunteers from around the world as teachers, we focused both on creating materials for the English curriculum and on developing a train-the-trainer model and templates that...
Cloudsol GCV / Antwerpen (Belgium), Founder and Trainer
2010 - 2013
Design, implementation and support for the migration of Flemish SME networks to cloud solutions like Google Apps, MS Office 365, etc. and advice for the optimization and automation of business processes. This included training 100s of employees (groups up to 10) on using the new programs and solutions.
Comitor BVBA / Malle (Belgium), Partner and Services Manager
2005 - 2010
We delivered complete ICT solutions to SMEs in the Flanders region. Other than the daily management, I was the Services manager with end responsibility for 10 field engineers, training them to become more successful, not only in the technical aspects of their job but also their communication skills and coaching them to achieve life goals. This is where I discovered my passion for tutoring and knowledge sharing.
Edyson / Schilde (Belgium), Founder and Freelancer
2004 - 2005
Extreme Networks BV / Utrecht (Netherlands) with parent in Silicon Valley, Santa Clara, US), EMEA IT Operations Manager
2000 - 2003
Set up the IT department for Europe, Middle East and Africa at this company from Silicon Valley, US.
Wilroff Systemhouse BV / Halfweg (Netherlands), Network Engineer
1998 - 2000