I'm Michael VanderpoortenYungPanda

Creative freelance app developer and lecturer who helps you build better interactive apps for web and mobile

Building software takes a lot of time and resources, so you want to get it right the first time. With over 10 years of experience building both web and mobile applications, managing teams and lecturing at Artevelde University College, I'll help you build sustainable and smooth applications that can withstand the test of time.

I coach

Is your team inexperienced with a new technology or tool? I'll give a practical hands-on training to get them up and running while avoiding common mistakes.

Looking for technical or UI/UX advice throughout your project? I help you or your team with questions and advice as a full-time go-to mentor on a retainer basis.

I build

Full project
I'll take on your project through all phases of the process – designing and building your web or mobile application from start to finish.

À la carte
Don't need my full suite of services?
I can work with your team in the areas you need me.


Selected work

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  • Web app development

    Whether it's streamlining your company's processes or delivering innovative solutions to your clients, I'm here to propel your business forward. I specialize in crafting custom web applications (with ReactJS or VueJS) that are fast, reliable and secure.

  • Mobile app development

    Using React Native, I craft versatile, cross-platform mobile apps for Android and iOS (Apple) that offer a seamless user experience. From concept to launch, your app's journey starts here.

  • API & back-end development

    With Laravel and NodeJS expertise, I architect powerful back-end systems, CRM's and APIs that ensure your applications operate seamlessly. Trust in rock-solid reliability and cutting-edge technology.

  • Design & Usability

    Your brand's visual identity and user experience matter. With a keen eye for design and usability, I offer a comprehensive package that includes expert advice and hands-on work. Elevate your product's look and feel, ensuring that it not only functions flawlessly but also captivates your audience.


Brands I've worked with