From a young age on Steven has been excited about the latest digital developments. His master’s thesis was about trading on the basis of sentiment derived from Twitter. Besides his studies he gained experience in various student organizations. He has also gained work experience through internships in investment banking in London and Amsterdam. Steven has studied Econometrics and Management Science at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam and half a year at the Bogazici University in Istanbul. In his spare time, Steven enjoys various sports such as running, tennis and skiing.