Hi. We are Crunch!

The possibilities to create impact through your data are endless. Our mission is to help you identify and implement those use cases that will drive maximum value.

Meet the team

We believe that exceptional people drive exceptional results.
In this philosophy, we are building a super star team to generate maximum value for our customers.

  • Laurent Mainil | Crunch Analytics

    Laurent Mainil

    Co-Founder and CEO

    Laurent combines a deep expertise in Sales & Marketing strategy with a strong under-standing of data analytics. He's the guy helping you getting the ideas on the table and recognising the value.

  • Louis-Philippe Kerkhove | Crunch Analytics

    Louis-Philippe Kerkhove

    Co-Founder and Head of Analytics

    Louis-Philippe started out in business and economics, but quickly developed a passion for algorithmic and mathematical problem solving. After spending time in academia - and earning his PhD in 2016 – he is now leading the analytics team at Crunch Analytics, applying this knowledge to solve real business problems using cutting edge tools and techniques. 

  • Jelle Grammens | Crunch Analytics

    Jelle Grammens

    Data Scientist

    Jelle is a skilled data scientist with a background in business and economics. He combines his knowledge of data analytics and machine learning with his business acumen to help customers bring their ideas to life.

  • Jacob Denolf | Crunch Analytics

    Jacob Denolf

    Data Scientist

    Jacob started his career in theoretical mathematics, but switched towards the applied side, getting a PhD at the department of data analysis. With a deep passion for analytics he now immerses himself in training future data scientists and making the data dreams of our clients a reality.

  • Sarah Rodrigue | Crunch Analytics

    Sarah Rodrigue

    Marketing Manager

    Sarah is the one who gets the word out about Crunch, Data & AI. By working closely with the business and data science team she extracts the information our clients are looking for and transforms it so everyone can understand what we’re talking about.

  • Guus van Heijningen | Crunch Analytics

    Guus van Heijningen

    Data Scientist

    Guus has supplemented his studies in Finance and Statistical Data Analysis with as much real-life experience as he could get. This enterprising Data Scientist is eager and driven to find solid solutions for our clients and their business.  

  • Leen De Baets | Crunch Analytics

    Leen De Baets

    Data Scientist
  • Tijs Engelrelst | Crunch Analytics

    Tijs Engelrelst

    Data Strategist

    Tijs helps our clients to identify their most promising data science and artificial intelligence related opportunities. Once identified, he supports these companies in designing the organisational structure and way-of-working best fit to realize the potential in these opportunities and in drawing a detailed roadmap for the implementation, all in close collaboration with the client.

  • Femke Ongena | Crunch Analytics

    Femke Ongena

    Office Manager

    Femke is your go-to-person! She receives you with a smile and takes care of the team with her enthusiasm. What else do you need? 

  • Brecht De Vlieger | Crunch Analytics

    Brecht De Vlieger

    Data Engineer

    Brecht has been working as a consultant for almost two years. Fuelled by passion and motivation, he helps businesses to extract useful insights from their data to increase efficiency, reduce costs and evaluate strategies. Thanks to his programming background, he's very familiar with agile development and data management.

  • Achraf Tounsi | Crunch Analytics

    Achraf Tounsi

    Intern Data Scientist

    Achraf is our young Padawan. As he is currently completing his actuarial science engineering study in Paris, he will be joining the Crunch team to put his learnings into practice until the end of August.

  • Interested in joining us?

    Get in touch

    We are looking for exceptional data strategists and data analysts / scientists.
    If you are interested in becoming part of an exciting, fast-paced and fast-growing data analytics start-up, feel free to contact us!

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