Sven Jacobs followed the middle management programme at the Vlerick Business School after his master's degree in Biotechnology at Ugent. Among other things, he was administrative and financial director of vzw De rand (cultural centres in the outskirts of Brussels) and business leader of SMAK. He is currently an advisor to the Ghent city council for strategic coordination. Sven is also director and secretary of the Higher Institute of Fine Arts (HISK).
Subjects: Art management & entrepreneurship, arts policy