Dr. Karel Vlaeminck graduated in 2016 at Ghent University as Master in Bioscience Engineering, with a specialization in Environmental Technology. In 2022, he finalized his doctoral thesis at the Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology (Ghent University), in collaboration with ARCHE Consulting. The focus of his PhD was the development and application of ecological population models in the risk assessment of chemical mixtures.

At ARCHE Consulting, Karel supports scientific projects concerning environmental risk assessment, mixture risk, and regulatory compliance of chemicals under REACH. He is also involved in the IT team, supporting the use of AI in ARCHE Consulting's services. Additionally, Karel is part of the employer branding team, with responsibilities regarding the ARCHE Consulting website, the LinkedIn page, and advertisement.