Dirk Avau is the founder and CEO of IntellectEU. IntellectEU is an international technology company with core expertise in financial integration and middleware solutions. The company is an official SWIFT and Ripple Integration Partner, and a Founding Member of Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger. IntellectEU has offices in New York, Brussels, Kiev and Lisbon and a sales office in Chicago.
Dirk has a Master’s degree in Sc&E, postgraduate in Business Management and an MBA. He worked as a researcher at IMEC, holds different positions in IBM and then worked as commercial director B2B for Belgacom. Subsequently he founded IntellectEU BVBA, IntellectEU Inc and IntellectTechnologies LLC. Dirk speaks Dutch, English, French, German and Russian.