Jürgen Ingels is the inventor of the Clear2Pay platform, and founded the company, together with Michel Akkermans.
Before founding Clear2Pay, Mr. Ingels worked as Senior Investment Manager with Dexia Ventures, the venture capital division of Dexia Bank, Belgium's largest commercial bank. Mr. Ingels's role at Dexia Bank was focused on investing in start-up companies, and taking a pro-active role in their business strategy, product launches and financial management.
He represented Dexia Ventures on the boards of numerous companies, including Metris NV (BE), Equipnet direct.com ( US), Smartenergy (US), Xenics NV (BE), Q-star NV (BE), and Red laboratories (BE).
He is currently member of the board at Enqio NV, Ribrain, Citymesch NV and a member of Vinnof’s investment committee (Participatiemaatschappij Vlaanderen).
Mr. Ingels holds a degree in political and social sciences, and an MBA from the University of Antwerp. He also has a postgraduate degree in corporate finance.