Arnout Aertgeerts

Chief Technical Officer of Flexicity

Arnout is of Belgian origin and did his studies at the KU Leuven in Belgium and at INP Grenoble in France. Arnout holds a Master’s degree in Engineering Sciences, with a focus on power systems and buildings. He spent one year researching the electric energy flexibility of buildings and neighborhoods using model predictive control and optimization algorithms at the KU Leuven.

During his first years at Flexcity, Arnout was in charge of several services in the energy portfolio. As part of this role, he managed primary and secondary reserve products, was responsible for sales of these energy products in the portfolio and spent a fair amount of time on research project management. Exploring both his energy and software interests, Arnout is currently active as CTO for Flexcity, working on the technological strategy of the company within the energy sector to ensure the features and possibilities of the Flexcity platform fit the market needs.