Jasper started has career as a quant at AOT, an Amsterdam market making firm in 2002. Since 2005 he was responsible for the algorithm trading development. In 2007, together with five colleagues, he founded LPE group, specialising in automation of the financial trading process. Nowadays DEGIRO is the biggest activity of the LPE Group and Jasper is in the board responsible for IT and Operations. The IT System processes EUR billions of traded volume every year for almost 100.000 private retail clients through websites in almost all European languages. Technology is one of the key parts in the low price offering of DEGIRO, which is DEGIRO’s competitive edge that makes it so fast growing. And this fast growth translates again in many IT challenges to overcome in the next years.
Jasper holds a Masters in Electrical Engineering and a PhD in Mathematics, both obtained at Delft University of Technology, where he is still a lecturer.