Wouter Vanhoudt is a commercial engineer with a Master in financial management from Vlerick Management School. Before joining Hinicio, Wouter worked in Abu Dhabi, UEA, as the general manager of Schreder Gulf LLC, an energy efficient outdoor lighting specialist with 2600 employees worldwide. In 2008 with the support of the Prince Albert Fund, he contributed to launching a Belgian Startup: Quick lock into the Chinese market. Between 2004 and 2008 Wouter was a business unit manager at Altran Group in Belgium. Wouter’s has a solid experience of international business development, deep commercial and financial acumen and people management skills. His deep-set desire to reduce the carbon footprint and fascination for technology fuel his professional drive . He speaks fluent English, Dutch and French and has knowledge of Spanish and German.