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.
|Oct 25, 2010||Gigaom - Skype Boots Nimbuzz, Tightens Grip On Ecosystem|
|Oct 24, 2010||TechCrunch - Skype Demands Mobile App Nimbuzz Remove Support, Effective October 31st|
|May 12, 2008||TechCrunch - Nimbuzz aims at mobile and social networks to turn the screw on Skype|
|May 12, 2008||TechCrunch - Nimbuzz – VOIP/IM aimed at mobile and social networks|
|Jan 18, 2007||Tech2 - Nimbuzz Offers Mobile Calls to GTalk, MSN - Tech2|