Bart Declercq started his career in 1989 after graduating in Applied Business Informatics at the VHTI in Kortrijk.
He started as an RPG programmer on IBM As400 systems. After gaining 13 year expertise as a Programmer and ERP-consultant, it was time to explore other domains. Bart started in 2002 as IT Manager for Sax-Sanitair where he successfully led implementations of ERP, E-commerce, WMS, TMS, EMS, ... applications over a period of 18 years.
In this role he came into contact with Qlik -as early as in 2009- as a leading Business Analytics solution and oversaw the successful rollout in all areas of the business at SAX (Finance, Sales, Purchase, Inventory, Logistics, ...). His in-depth business process knowledge was instrumental to relevant Management Information.
His strong interest in Business Analytics prompted him to start in 2020 at element61 as a Senior Business Analytics Architect.