PhD student at University of Hasselt


  • PhD studentSep 2019 - Sep 2023

    University of Hasselt

    Research into the role of accountants for start-ups under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Maarten Corten.

  • Internship TraineeFeb 2019 - Mar 2019

    PwC Belgium

    Internship in collaboration with the University of Hasselt and PwC Belgium (under guidance of Martijn Smet) regarding the management question 'How can Data Analytics tools enhance the audit process in the future'?

  • InternMar 2015 - May 2015

    ON Semiconductor

    Intern as a communication expert for the HR department of ON Semiconductor, site Oudenaarde. I developed a digital strategy and design for the launch of the brand new recruitment website

  • InternJan 2015 - Mar 2015

    The Other Agency

    Intern as content creator, content manager and digital strategy creator. I worked for customers as Daskalidès, Gran Baron and the Belgian edition of Vins de Bordeaux.

  • InternNov 2012 - Nov 2012


    Intern as Social Media Expert to maintain the website ( and create more social media traffic.


  • PhD - Applied Business Economics (Department Accountancy, Finance & Governance) 2019-2023

    University of Hasselt
  • MBA - Accountancy, Finance and Taxation 2018 - 2019

    University of Hasselt
  • Business Administration 2015 - 2018

    University of Hasselt
  • Cross Media Management2011 - 2015

    Karel de Grote - University College
  • Sociale & Technische wetenschappen2005 - 2011

    KTA Campus Plinius


  • TutoringSep 2017 - Sep 2019

    As a member of StudentTeach and self-employed, I tutored
 several students at university or high school level in subjects like Maths, Statistics and Economics. This experience has taught me how to transfer certain knowledge to a student in a comprehensible way, where the person often had little to no background knowledge.

  • BiSimpli (student startup)Sep 2016 - Jul 2017

    Under the guidance of dr. Pieter Vandekerkhof and Universiteit Hasselt, I was responsible for the branding and management of the company BiSimpli. This experience gave me a better view on how to manage a company, improved my problem solving skills and taught me several presentation techniques for pitching and selling a product to potential investors / customers.

  • Audio Production & Mixing Engineering Jan 2014 - Dec 2016

    As an audio producer and mixing engineer, I made several productions for Maze Festival & Framed Media. This enabled me to learn several skills regarding customer handling, time management and analysing the 'audio market'.

  • Professional Gamer - TMNFJan 2008 - Jan 2011

    For several years I was a professional gamer in the videogame Trackmania Nations Forever. During that period I played for several teams like AntwerpAces, GAMED.DE and LowLandLions and played several competitions in Belgium, France, The Netherlands and Portugal. This experience has learned me several skills & attitudes, such as brand management and perseverance.