Jules obtained his PhD in environmental microbiology from Delft University of Technology in February 2020. He has supervised multiple student projects and has co-published four peer reviewed papers and one patent. He is passionate about microbiology, sustainability and mentorship.

Harman works as a strategy consultant at Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company). He has worked on numerous projects in industry, ranging from production to financial services companies. He spent 9 months in Cape town, South Africa to enable a social start-up which aimed to facilitate people from townships in finding a job. He is passionate about new technologies, entrepeneurship and game theory.