About Peliqan

Peliqan is a new venture, founded in early 2022 by industry veterans with a single goal: to disrupt how teams collaborate on data. The company is currently in stealth mode, we are building our platform with a core team of experienced developers. Are you interested to join our team ? You are welcome for a coffee in our headquarters in Ghent, Belgium or we would love to chat online. Send us an email and learn more !

Founder

Niko Nelissen is the founder of Peliqan. Before Peliqan, Niko founded Blendr.io, a no-code iPaaS integration platform. Blendr.io was acquired by Qlik in 2020 and Niko became Senior Director of Product Management for Automation at Qlik. Before Blendr.io, Niko was CEO of TapCrowd, acquired by Aventri, and before that he was co-founder of Oxynade (eTicketing, acquired by Secutix), Hostbasket (hosting provider, acquired by Telenet)) and Q-layer (datacenter virtualization, acquired by Sun Microsystems/Oracle). Niko’s primary interest is in the modern data stack, ML/AI as well as SaaS software in general and building disruptive technology. Niko holds a Masters degree in engineering, he lives with his wife and three kids in Belgium.