Primary Role
Co-Founder & CEO @ Nimbuzz
February 4, 1960

Person Details


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.

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