Our mission

To embed trust in an algorithm-driven world

Yields is a forward-looking company on a mission to empower organizations to trust their algorithms and lead them to responsible data-driven decision making.

Our story & values

In 2017, Jos Gheerardyn and Sébastien Viguié co-founded Yields.io. After many years of experience in banking, Jos and Sebastien witnessed the growing dependency of financial institutions on models for decision making. Furthermore, the introduction of advanced analytic techniques – such as Machine Learning – in models led to new challenges to manage model risk.

Driven by the potential financial damage caused by the usage of models that are not fit for purpose or are wrongfully implemented, there is increasing pressure from regulatory bodies to implement a Model Risk Management framework. The framework incorp

In 2017, Jos Gheerardyn and Sébastien Viguié co-founded Yields.io. After many years of experience in banking, Jos and Sebastien witnessed the growing dependency of financial institutions on models for decision making. Furthermore, the introduction of advanced analytic techniques – such as Machine Learning – in models led to new challenges to manage model risk.

orates guiding principles for organizations to develop, validate, and monitor models. The full model lifecycle typically is a manual and expensive process that is often supported by technology unable to cope with the increasing complexity and versatility of models.

This is why we have created Chiron, an award-winning data science platform to streamline your model lifecycle. With Chiron, we are living up to our mission to embed trust in an algorithm-driven world.

Our Backers

Yields is lucky to be part of the amazing portfolios of some of Belgium’s best investors, partners & angel investors.

The imec.istart program offers an initial financial injection, professional coaching and mentoring, access to technology and working facilities, and access to a broad network of partners and investors.

Seed & early stage venture capital fund that invests in internet and software companies located in the Benelux.

Leading the way in developing trustworthy AI

Our leaders are well-experienced professionals who possess extensive background in model risk management.

Jos Gheerardyn

Jos Gheerardyn

CEO & Co-founder

Sebastien Viguie

Sebastien Viguie

CTO & Co-founder

Michel Akkermans

Michel Akkermans

Chairman of the Board

Our team

Our team of engineers, data scientists, product managers, and business specialists bring a wide set of skills and experiences building agile solutions at companies like Argenta, VDAB, FEDNOT, and other well-known companies in finance and technology.

  • Arsalen Hagui

    Arsalen Hagui

    Developer

  • Maxim Bachurin

    Maxim Bachurin

    Developer

  • Efrem Bonfiglioli

    Efrem Bonfiglioli

    Solution Engineer

  • Leonel Atencio

    Leonel Atencio

    Developer

  • Liviu

    Liviu Enescu

    Developer

  • Madalin Plastoi

    Madalin Plastoi

    Developer

  • eimee voneche

    Eimee Voneche

    Marketer

  • Shraddha Bandhari

    Monika Agarwal

    Developer

  • Mircea Anton

    Mircea Anton

    Project Manager

  • Olivier Samyn

    Olivier Samyn

    Developer (26lights)

  • Vojin

    Vojin Nikolic

    Developer

  • Shraddha Bandhari

    Shraddha Bandhari

    Administration

  • Simon Vanooteghem

    Simon Vanooteghem

    Sales Executive

  • Andrei Györfi

    Andrei Györfi

    Designer

  • Bradley Massey

    Bradley Massey

    Developer

  • Chamberlain Mbah

    Chamberlain Mbah

    Data Scientist

  • Chidinma Opara

    Chidinma Opara

    Marketer

  • Cosmin Iordache

    Cosmin Iordache

    Developer

  • Hafizullah Qasemi

    Hafizullah Qasemi

    Developer

  • Iwert Goossens

    Iwert Goossens

    CFO

  • Jorge Gomez

    Jorge Gomez

    Data Scientist

  • Karol

    Karol Chmist

    Developer

Join our team

We’re on a mission to build trust in AI and we’re always looking for new talent to join us as we help organizations trust their models.