Aster holds a master’s degree in Business Administration, focusing on Business Management and Entrepreneurship from the Catholic University of Leuven. Additionally, he obtained a postgraduate degree in Finance and Securities from EHSAL Management School.
He gained experience in private equity and investment banking through several internships. He started off at Heylen Group, a Belgian private equity firm. Afterwards he completed internships at Emendo Capital, a Dutch investment boutique, and at the Dutch branch of Macquarie Capital.