Born and raised in Brussels, Clem decided to go to college in the US to pursue his rowing career and academic interests. After graduating from Columbia in 2010, Clem started to work as a web developer at BuzzFeed, then a small 10-people startup. Eight years later, Clem is still there managing their engineering team — and loving every bit of it.
ImpactThroughout BuzzFeed’s exponential growth, Clem has had to wear many hats. From engineer to manager, from recruiter to product manager, Clem has used his generalist skills to focus and apply his energy wherever it was the most impactful. Today BuzzFeed is a multifaceted, multi-million dollar media company with more than 1,500 employees and the home to one of the best engineering teams in the USA.