Reinout Lesage graduated as a Master of Science in Business Engineering, option Data Analytics from Ghent University in June 2020. In several master courses, he learned programming in multiple languages (R, Python and SQL).
For his master thesis, he developed a data model to predict the turnover potential of store locations.
Furthermore, he went on a 5-month exchange to Shanghai in his first master and took home a more global view on ethics and society.
Reinout started at element61 in November 2020 as Business Analytics Architect in the Qlik Competence Center. After some months of combined studying and building-up more hands-on experience on projects, Reinout was able to certify as Qlik Sense Business Analyst in Q2 2021. Early 2022, Reinout certified as Qlik Sense Data Architect and a few months later he was recognised as Qlik Sense System Administrator.