MEET THE TEAM
Rei, a trainee at BAE, is currently finishing his Master of Laws at the University of Ghent. He has previous experience in building a start-up and is also intrigued by European Law. Furthermore, he is eager to broaden his knowlegde about business and angel investing. He has an International background, coming from Kosovo and having studied in Canada as well. He is committed to supporting the growth of the European ecosystem for angel investing. He will also be in particular engaged in further developing the BAE club cross border e-pitching sessions.
Lingxi, a trainee at BAE with a background in engineering, is presently enrolled in KU Leuven's Master of International Business Economics and Management. Her passion for both engineering and business has always motivated her to take on new tasks in innovative and challenging fields. She has had various professional experiences, including start-ups, consulting firms, and other relevant fields, in both China and Europe. She is passionate about assisting in the development of the European ecosystem for angel investing, and, in particular focussing on women angel investing and women access to finance.
Head of Operations
Jan is Head of Operations at Business Angels Europe (BAE), based in Brussels, Belgium. BAE brings together the most active angel networks in Europe to foster cross-border investing between the networks, advocate for measures that support angel investing (co-investment funds / tax incentives), and to provide training, data and expertise on angel investing. He has previous experience as an angel network manager in the Netherlands and as a trainee at the European Commission. He has studied History in the University of Leiden,Paris-Sorbonne and Oxford.