Boudewijn de Kerf, born in 1962, graduated in Mathematics at the University of Amsterdam. He did not become a researcher, he is an entrepreneur since 1989. All his companies have one thing in common: innovation. Up to seven times Baldwin founded or supervised a company that develops new technology. These companies or their technology have been sold successfully. He stood at the base of Java Card and electronic ticketing for public transport in England, but is also working on developing a new method for treating Sleep Apnea. At the moment he is working on Ingeny to develop a new method for DNA research and making it suitable to sell.