Meet the Executive Team

Dr. François Baudart, CTO

Dr. Baudart graduated magna cum laude and received a Ph.D. degree from the Ecole Polytechnique de Louvain (EPL), Louvain-la-Neuve.

After a post-doctoral research at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), he is the driving force behind Mirmex.

He also co-founded Quimesis SPRL, a robotics and smart devices startup.

Cedric Van Rossum, CEO

Cedric Van Rossum brings 20 years of experience in the Technology and Industrial sectors. His experience was gained in Europe and the USA where he held various positions both in $billion industrial multinationals as well as a Californian startup he co-founded.

Cedric Van Rossum has a master in Electronics Engineering from Ecole Centrale des Arts et Métiers (ECAM) as well as a post-graduate Business Administration degree from UCLouvain.

Ir. Baudouin de Lannoy, COO

Baudouin de Lannoy graduated Cum Laude in mechanical engineering in 2016 at UCLouvain. He also owns an industrial engineering degree from the Ecole Centrale Paris (2015).

He did his Master's Thesis on the Mirmex project, and got rewarded for his work by the Nyuko award. Since then, he is working full time at the UCL on the design and manufacturing processes of high performance micromotors.

Pr. Bruno Dehez, Chief Scientific Advisor

Professor Bruno Dehez owns an M.Sc. and PhD degree in electromechanical engineering  from UCLouvain, Belgium.

Since 2006, he has been an Associate Professor of the university, and is currently the head of the the Centre for Research in Energy and Mechatronics (CEREM). His research interests include the design and optimization of dedicated electrical actuators.​

He is at the spark of the Mirmex project, in 2012.