Julie Depypere was born in Newport Beach (CA, USA) in 1982. After she studied Commercial Sciences she completed her education with a master degree of Accounting and Auditing at KU Leuven. She worked a couple of years as audit for PWC and then two years as a controller for Compo. Afterwards she became Chief Accountant at IVC.
Julie is the daughter of Hans Depypere, director of Brewery Sint Bernardus in Watou. They asked her to join the family brewery as head of the administration. Together with her brother Timothy and sister Helen, she was directly involved in the start-up of ‘Brouwerij Kazematten’ in Ypres. She’s responsible for the administration and accounting of the brewery.