The 8th Annual
Maastricht Institute of Entrepreneurship

at Missouri Valley College Campus
April 28-30, 2014

Boaz Leupe

Co-founder/CEO Nerdalize, Delft Area, Netherlands

Leupe is currently the CEO and co-founder of Nerdalize. His role in the company includes business development, strategy and finance. Nerdalize sells an innovative Grid Heater to home and building owners who use it to heat for free. The sustainable computing power generated by the heaters is then sold to academic, science and industry. Homeowners profit from a lower energy bill and businesses benefit from more affordable computing power.

Leupe has worked for several companies as a consultant, administrator, management trainee of sales and marketing and project manager. In September of 2012, he and four other students developed the Buzz for My Bike, a bike backlight created to assist people in finding their bikes in crowded environments. Leupe is the head of financial operations and is active in sales. He is also the company's spokesperson.

Leupe received his bachelor's degree from The Hague-Hotel School, specializing in hospitality. He received his Master of Science degree from Maastricht University, with an emphasis in entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship studies.