Mathijs graduated in 2015 from Inholland in Haarlem specializing in Building Constructions. During his studies he did an internship at construction company Heemraad, where he continued to work as a planner after his internship. For his graduation project he did an internship at MVSA architects, where he examined the design of an active facade as an alternative to the existing façade of the transformation project Rivierstaete. Immediately after his studies he was able to work at Team V, where he supports at the project Main Building TU/e. Mathijs’ ambition is to develop his skills in parametric design and the technical design of complex buildings in BIM.