ABOUT YNFORMED

Data-driven solutions with impact

If you want to make smarter use of data, you need a partner who thinks along with you; an organisation that supplements your substantive knowledge with powerful data science.

An agency that inspires, surprises and thinks along with you.

“From the heart of Utrecht, we have been making an impact with data science since 2013. We tackle important social issues.”

Jaring Hiemstra – Ynformed

In order to realise that impact, our team is made up of people with a wide range of skills. Ynformed employs data scientists, data consultants and data engineers.

We understand the challenges that organisations face and can translate these to suitable solutions. We have the requisite expertise to model, programme, analyse, visualise and implement these solutions. We are convinced that our unique and varied team can truly make a difference.

WE ARE YNFORMED

Jaring Hiemstra
Founder

Jaring, who has a degree in public administration, is motivated by the opportunity to make the world a (slightly) better place. Jaring excels at making complex challenges manageable.

Anouk Meerman
Data consultant

This data consultant and scrum master excels at structuring, prioritising and getting things done. With her well-developed observation and listening skills, she quickly manages to get to the heart of the matter.

Fenno Vermeij
Data Scientist

Fenno recently earned a degree in computer science with a specialisation in data science. He is interested in technological developments such as neural networks. No problem is too complex for this number cruncher!

Theodor Poels
Data consultant

This people-oriented researcher knows all there is to know about the acceptance of technology. Theodor is our go-to consultant for the implementation of data-driven work methods.

Loes Knoben
Data Scientist

Loes, our whiz kid, earned her degree in technical and applied mathematics with honours. No mathematical problem is too much for her! She also enjoys sharing her knowledge during our workshops.

Willemijn Krijnen
Marketing Coordinator

This creative marketer has the marketing knowledge and the skills to bring ideas to life. Armed with a camera and a diverse set of skills, she deftly captures messages in words and images.

WE ARE YNFORMED

Jaring Hiemstra
Founder

Jaring, who has a degree in public administration, is motivated by the opportunity to make the world a (slightly) better place. Jaring excels at making complex challenges manageable

Anouk Meerman
Data consultant

This data consultant and scrum master excels at structuring, prioritising and getting things done. With her well-developed observation and listening skills, she quickly manages to get to the heart of the matter.

Fenno Vermeij
Data Scientist

Fenno recently earned a degree in computer science with a specialisation in data science. He is interested in technological developments such as neural networks. No problem is too complex for this number cruncher!

Theodor Poels
Data consultant

This people-oriented researcher knows all there is to know about the acceptance of technology. Theodor is our go-to consultant for the implementation of data-driven work methods.

Loes Knoben
Data Scientist

Loes, our whiz kid, earned her degree in technical and applied mathematics with honours. No mathematical problem is too much for her! She also enjoys sharing her knowledge during our workshops.

Wessel Vonk
DATA SCIENTIST

This data scientist is out to achieve valuable and sustainable results. He enjoys sharing his knowledge with clients and explaining his work process to them.

ARE YOU CURIOUS ABOUT WHAT WE DO?

Data science vlogs

We produce short vlogs about data science to make the field easier to understand and more accessible. In this two-minute vlog, our colleague Wouter van der Bij explains just what it is that we do.

ARE YOU CURIOUS ABOUT WHAT WE DO?

Data science vlogs

We produce short vlogs about data science to make the field easier to understand and more accessible. In this two-minute vlog, our colleague Wouter van der Bij explains just what it is that we do.

Pablo Bosch
graduate

This Business Analytics student is well on his way to becoming a deep learning expert. At Ynformed, he is developing a deep learning model for the healthcare sector. His motto: “keep your eyes on the ball.”

Francien Meijer
Data scientist

This sportive researcher utilises machine learning techniques to understand the ins and outs of football performances and offer viewers an even more exciting experience.

Wessel Vonk
DATA SCIENTIST

This data scientist is out to achieve valuable and sustainable results. He enjoys sharing his knowledge with clients and explaining his work process to them.

Annanina Koster
Data scientist

Brimming with positive energy, this data scientist combines her background in econometry with her interest in the (bio)medical sector. She has a clear goal in mind: improve healthcare with data science!

Tim Paauw
Data Scientist

Tim, our “Python tamer,” loves to get people excited about the many possibilities of data science. His favourite aspect of his job is the search for ways to use data science to resolve problems.

Ruben Peters
Data Scientist

This sociable data scientist has a degree in algorithmic data analysis and is an expert in survival analysis. Ruben loves to work on solutions for social issues.

Tim Paauw
Data Scientist

Tim, our “Python tamer,” loves to get people excited about the many possibilities of data science. His favourite aspect of his job is the search for ways to use data science to resolve problems.

Ruben Peters
Data Scientist

This sociable data scientist has a degree in algorithmic data analysis and is an expert in survival analysis. Ruben loves to work on solutions for social issues.

Willemijn Krijnen
Marketing Coordinator

This creative marketer has the marketing knowledge and the skills to bring ideas to life. Armed with a camera and a diverse set of skills, she deftly captures messages in words and images.

Annanina Koster
Data scientist

Brimming with positive energy, this data scientist combines her background in econometry with her interest in the (bio)medical sector. She has a clear goal in mind: improve healthcare with data science!

Wouter van der Bij
Data consultant

This social data expert loves to use his people skills to bring teams closer together, coach them and guide them to their desired result. Furthermore, he likes thinking along about the fastest and best way to resolve a problem.

Francien Meijer
Data scientist

This sportive researcher utilises machine learning techniques to understand the ins and outs of football performances and offer viewers an even more exciting experience.

“You can have data without information, but you cannot have information without data.”

Daniel Keys Moran – Autor and Programmer

Martijn Minderhoud
Data consultant

With his background in business administration and more than a decade of professional experience in the public sector, Martijn has extensive insight into how government processes can be made faster and more effective with the help of our data science solutions.

Anton Kuijer
Data Scientist

Anton excels at concretising organisations’ questions pertaining to data. With his background in business analytics and with the programming language R as his weapon of choice, he always manages to come up with the right data-driven solution.

Rutger Kerkhoff
Data Scientist

Rutger, our big data expert, has a degree in algorithmic data analysis and is an expert in pattern mining. With his background in computer science, he is the perfect person to put models into practice.

Sebastiaan Grasdijk
Data Scientist

This curious data scientist always faces his target head on. Sebastiaan has a degree in artificial intelligence and is mainly interested in multi-agent systems.

Wouter van der Bij
Data consultant

This social data expert loves to use his people skills to bring teams closer together, coach them and guide them to their desired result. Furthermore, he likes thinking along about the fastest and best way to resolve a problem.

Peter Heemskerk
Data consultant

Peter is passionate about improving healthcare and service provision with data science. As a former CIO and consultant, Peter bridges the gap between organisational strategies and data science solutions.

“Torture the data, and it will confess to anything.”

Ronald Coase – Nobel prize winner Economics

Timo Brakenhoff
Data scientist

This data scientist has a PhD in statistical epidemiology and loves analysing complex data using everything in his data science toolkit, from R to Python.

Jesse De Ruijter
Data scientist

With the help of data science, this graduate elevates content marketing to unprecedented levels! He loves developing new algorithms and dashboards.

Ruud Janssen
Data engineer

This smart data engineer is also a master in chess! He specializes in the design and implementation of BI solutions.

Martijn Minderhoud
Data consultant

With his background in business administration and more than a decade of professional experience in the public sector, Martijn has extensive insight into how government processes can be made faster and more effective with the help of our data science solutions.

Rutger Kerkhoff
Data Scientist

Rutger, our big data expert, has a degree in algorithmic data analysis and is an expert in pattern mining. With his background in computer science, he is the perfect person to put models into practice

pablo bosch
graduate

This BA student is well on his way to becoming a deep learning expert. At Ynformed, he is developing a deep learning model for the healthcare sector. His motto: “keep your eyes on the ball.”

Anton Kuijer
Data Scientist

Anton excels at concretising organisations’ questions pertaining to data. With his background in business analytics and with the programming language R as his weapon of choice, he always manages to come up with the right data-driven solution.

Peter Heemskerk
Data consultant

Peter is passionate about improving healthcare and service provision with data science. As a former CIO and consultant, Peter bridges the gap between organisational strategies and data science solutions..

Sebastiaan Grasdijk
Data Scientist

This curious data scientist always faces his target head on. Sebastiaan has a degree in artificial intelligence and is mainly interested in multi-agent systems.

Jesse de Ruijter
data scientist

With the help of data science, this graduate elevates content marketing to unprecedented levels! He loves developing new algorithms and dashboards.

Timo Brakenhoff
data scientist

This data scientist has a degree in statistical epidemiology and loves analysing complex data using everything in his data science toolkit, from R to Python.

Ruud Janssen
Data engineer

This smart data engineer is also a master in chess! He specializes in the design and implementation of BI solutions.

LISETTE QUIRIJNS
graduate

This sociology graduate loves learning more about data science. She combines her knowledge of sociology with facts and figures to have a social impact.

Lisette van Beusekom
Field Expert

Our field expert knows exactly what is going on in our various domains. She carefully explores this veritable jungle and excels at spotting opportunities for the application of data science.

Sjoerd Wierenga
Data consultant

Sjoerd works at Ynformed as both a data scientist and a consultant. With his background in public administration, this full-time nerd uses his abundant positive energy to always stay in control.

Lisette Quirijns
Data scientist

This sociology graduate loves learning more about data science. She combines her knowledge of sociology with facts and figures to have a social impact.

“Things get done only if the data we gather can inform and inspire those in a position to make [a] difference.”

Mike Schmoker – Actor

Arjan Bontsema
Data scientist

This data scientist gets excited about time series and data visualisation. Arjen utilises his mathematical skills to resolve social issues.

Gijs Reuvers
Data scientist

This data scientist has a background in data science and journalism. He likes to link his curiosity to machine learning techniques to solve data science challenges.

Bart van der lugt
Graduate

This sporting graduate makes a model for predicting water levels for his master Computing Science. This challenge combines: his love of mathematics, data science and the improvement of society!

LISETTE VAN BEUSEKOM
FIELD EXPERT

Our field expert knows exactly what is going on in our various domains. She carefully explores this veritable jungle and excels at spotting opportunities for the application of data science.

SJOERD WIERENGA
DATA CONSULTANT

Sjoerd works at Ynformed as both a data scientist and a consultant. With his background in public administration, this full-time nerd uses his abundant positive energy to always stay in control.

ARJAN BONTSEMA
data scientist

This data scientist gets excited about time series and data visualisation. Arjen utilises his mathematical skills to resolve social issues.

Gijs Reuvers
data scientist

This data scientist has a background in data science and journalism. He likes to link his curiosity to machine learning techniques to solve data science challenges.

Bart van der Lugt
Graduate

This sporting graduate makes a model for predicting water levels for his master Computing Science. This challenge combines: his love of mathematics, data science and the improvement of society!