Jared graduated at De Nayer Instituut as engineer with a major in electronics & IT engineering. Being interested in medical technology for a long time, he continued his studies and received a master’s degree in biomedical engineering from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University. In 2012, Jared started as head of biomedical engineering at GZA Ziekenhuizen, a large hospital group in Antwerp. Here he had the opportunity to shape the department and to introduce new strategies regarding staff, service and maintenance. After a few years, he also became head of the technical engineering department. In his spare time, Jared can be found playing trumpet or in an ambulance as volunteer EMT.