Jan holds a Master degree in applied economics and a Master in Finance, both from the University of Antwerp. He became a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) in 2017. Jan started his career in the banking sector at Euroclear Bank and also worked for ING IM and Dexia SA. Prior to joining Capricorn Partners in April 2021, Jan worked for 8 years as an equity analyst for Leo Stevens & Cie Private Banking. He was also portfolio manager of the European small&mid cap fund since its inception (2018-2021).