Ruben Verbruggen (1989°) is a Belgian jazz saxophonist, alto and baritone. He enjoys working as a musician with a focus on interaction and the expressive qualities of music. Ruben plays in several musical formations. He has his own bands Bulliphant,  Spoken and a quartet formation.  He also plays in other groups such as Punk Kong, The Hot Stompers, Jamaican Jazz Orchestra, and Jos Moons Little Big Band.

Together with graphic designer Stephanie Jacobs, Ruben founded STATIEF: a music platform specialized in live music and music workshops for kids.

More about STATIEF on their website .