Wietse Van Ransbeeck

Co-founder & CEO of CitizenLab.

CitizenLab is an e-democracy platform that allows governments to give their citizens a direct say on topics that matter to them. Today, the platform is used by more than 100 local governments around the world, including big cities such as Vancouver, the Hague and Brussels, but also by much smaller municipalities. Wietse recently featured in the Law & Policy category of the Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe list for his work on bringing local democracies into the digital age. He holds a Masters’ Degree in Business Engineering from Solvay Brussels School, and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Waseda University.