CEO - Niek Vrielink Co-founder
Niek Vrielink started as a learning psychologist and entrepreneur in the learning media since he was 21. Niek works as a business innovator, using ICT in developing and realising innovative concepts for learning businesses. In the mid-nineties, Niek was the co-founder and CEO of Macropolis, the first Dutch portal for comparing shops and prices on internet and mobile. Because of his vision and focus on R&D, Niek set up the first Innovation Centers in Europe to introduce the digital future of enterprise based learning and training.
COO - Maarten Pas Co-founder
Maarten Pas is the COO of Smart Learning Apps. An award winning Elearning content developer across traditional and digital mediums, Maarten has extensive user interface and systems design experience. He earned his BA in Mechanical Engineering at HTS Arnhem, followed by an MBA from Utrecht School of the Arts in Holland.
CTO - Aziez Soekha
Aziez Soekha has nearly two decades in the IT industry, with a special focus on Open Source CMS. In his role as a technology advisor for Smart Learning Apps, Aziez is largely responsible for the evolution of Appulse.
CBO - Liesbeth Kraaijveld
Liesbeth Kraaijveld has held leading roles in various industry sectors, including training & education, life sciences and oil & energy. In her role as a business advisor for Smart Learning Apps, Liesbeth is helping drive the strategy of various channels.