Co-founder and CEO
Rutger Nugteren is the director of the ALLFAIR BV (start-up company), based in De Bilt, The Netherlands. Rutger has been involved in many software development projects, especially in the area of business intelligence and data science. Rutger worked for almost 15 years for the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment where he worked a.o. on developing a semantic search engine for rare diseases using semantic web technologies. Rutger has been involved in several projects (>40) for the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport (VWS), ZIN, RIVM and many local organisations like hospitals, GGDs and Safety Regions. Rutger has 15+ years experience as a project leader, mostly in ICT-projects or related more strategic projects, aimed at improving the information position of organisations. He worked together with Margreet Bloemers from ZonMw on a project making scientific data more FAIR, resulting in new regulations for research funding at ZonMw. And later on also at the NWO. Rutgers background is in Clinical Neuropsychology and Neurobiology, a data-intensive scientific field.