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 six peer reviewed papers and one patent. He is passionate about microbiology, sustainability and mentorship.

Jan Pieter is an engineer entrepreneur. He has worked in Brazil for 8 years, being 4 as a petroleum engineer at Petrobras. Later on, he graduated in TIAS Full-Time MBA (Tilburg). After working with the incubators HighTech XL (Eindhoven) and Holland Startup (Utrecht), he understands the importance of taking time to listen to the customers and to meet their needs. He is passionate about football, yoga, veganism and circular economy.