Jelle Van Gompel is a computer science engineer, entrepreneur and founder of ThinkNexT. Jelle has a master in engineering specialised in Computer Sciences, Distributed Systems and Electronics. Following graduation, Jelle started working as a consultant at Altran, deployed at Electrabel (GDF Suez) as IT project leader.
In 2011 Jelle co-founded ThinkNexT. ThinkNexT specializes in software and IoT applications focussed on high user and data volumes that operate in critical environments. Within ThinkNexT Jelle is responsible for architectural design, infrastructure research and development. Over the past years ThinkNexT carried out projects in the field of utilities, aviation and healthcare. Among others, their clients include Eneco Belgium, the University of Maastricht and the U.S. Air Force.