Kars Veling

Kars Veling

Google Cloud Platform

The Hague, Netherlands


  • Google Cloud Platform


Kars is an ambitious and enthusiastic entrepeneur, information engineer and creative software architect.

His main focus is creating software and online solutions that really appeal to people – applying his combination of business sense, communication skills and excellent engineering intuition.

Kars is an experienced and creative technical architect, specialising in the usability field. In 2000, he founded Q42 – a strategic internet technology agency with offices in Amsterdam, The Hague and Mountain View (California), which currently employs over 60 engineers.

Kars and his Q42 engineers are currently working for Philips, Rijksmuseum, KLM airline, Staatsloterij and many others, on complex, large scale projects.

Kars helps companies use technology to disrupt and change their businesses, both in brainstorms or hackathons – and to implement and realise new projects.

Kars is the owner and CTO of Q42 and is currently focusing on creating and leading new tech ventures.