About Wouter

Wouter with sunglasses
And this is how Wouter looks on a good day.

Wouter is a Dutch guy who lives in the big city of Tokyo. He works as a Search Quality Analyst at Google.

Originally a programmer, he has a knack for C, C++ and PHP, and is also skilled in system administration of Linux/Unix systems. He holds degrees in Computer Science from the Hogeschool Rotterdam, and in Computational Finance and Risk Management from the University of Washington.

Other interests include Japanese, math, physics, chess, FX/stock trading and travelling. He moved to Japan at 30, and has been living in Tokyo ever since. He likes to eat yakiniku, yakitori, sushi/sashimi, tapas, and Mexican food.