Maarten Ghequire was born in 1986 and lives in Leuven, the student city where he graduated as a bio-engineer. He started a beer brewing course and made his master thesis at ‘the Center for Malting and Brewing’. In 2013 he ended his doctoral study programme at ‘the Center for Microbial and Plant genetics’, where he’s now operating as postdoctoral researcher.
Maarten is the son of Rudi Ghequire, the site manager of ‘Brouwerij Rodenbach’. He was brought up on a passion for beer.
Maarten is responsible for the build-technical aspect of ‘Brouwerij Kazematten’ and helped to install the brewery.