Yves discovered Natural Language Processing as an MSc student at the University of Edinburgh, and has never looked back. With a background as a researcher and developer in academia (PhD from the University of Leuven, postdoc at Stanford University) and industry (Textkernel, Wolters Kluwer), he founded NLP Town to further indulge and spread his love for NLP.
Johan has been passionate about software since his childhood. After graduating as an engineer in Computer Science at the University of Leuven, he gained experience in several leading software companies, working on challenging API designs and highly complex software algorithms. Together with Yves, he founded NLP Town and takes the lead on software design.