Björn did his Master’s in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology at VU Amsterdam after finishing his Bachelor’s in Bioinformatics in Nijmegen. During his Master’s program, he worked as a software-developer at a company developing and deploying open-source E-commerce systems. He specialized in the field of machine learning and AI during his study time because of his affinity with statistics. In his spare time, Björn likes to play multiple sports, enjoys long hikes and is always up for socializing with his friends. He first started at The Hyve for his internship and later became a full-time software engineer in 2019.