Joris has been Partner at SparkOptimus since 2014. He joined SparkOptimus as Senior Manager in 2012 to follow his passion for technology, online and mobile. Before that, he worked for the McKinsey & Company Business Technology Office in Amsterdam. He started his career there in 2007 mainly working on projects in high-tech, media and telecom in Europe, North America and Africa. Joris has a MSc. in Media & Knowledge Engineering from Delft University of Technology and an MBA from INSEAD. In his spare time, he is trying to learn kite surfing and can be found programming new gadgets such as his smart watch or wandering the streets of Akihabara, Tokyo.