Bas got a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences at University of Amsterdam in 2018, with an additional minor in Programming. Currently, he is in the final year of the Master’s Bioinformatics and Systems Biology at VU Amsterdam. His first Master’s internship was focused on in silico modelling of Synechocystis cyanobacteria in the field of System’s Biology. Here at The Hyve Bas is researching how to incorporate health research data into databases that enables high performance for complex requests. Outside of work and study, Bas enjoys running, game nights and festivals with friends, and loves to listen to thrilling cybercrime and -security podcasts.