Evert Jaap Lugt (Msc) is the founder and CEO of Nimbuzz, the most comprehensive mobile social messaging application.
Evert Jaap Lugt founded Nimbuzz in 2006 and after a period of development while still in Beta the product was launched in May 2008.
Evert Jaap Lugt developed a prototype of the original idea using his own capital and has subsequently led the company through two rounds of funding.
Prior to Nimbuzz Evert Jaap Lugt, has been active as a serial entrepreneur with several successful start ups in the internet and mobile industries.
Evert Jaap Lugt graduated with a MSc in Industrial Engineering from the Technical University of Eindhoven.