PostgreSQL Person of the Week

Bharath Rupireddy

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Bharath Rupireddy: My name is Bharath Rupireddy. I’m working at Microsoft on Postgres internals. I live with my wife, Mrs. Brundhavani, in Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Reading time: 7 minutes

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Jehan-Guillaume De Rorthais

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Jehan-Guillaume De Rorthais: I’m from France and living there. I work with PostgreSQL since 2009 thanks to Dalibo.

Reading time: 7 minutes

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Taras Kloba

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Taras Kloba: My name is Taras Kloba, I was born in Drohobych. It is a small town in Western Ukraine with a population of about 75 thousand people. Currently, I live in Lviv with my wife and our three daughters — our oldest daughter is seven years old, and the twins are two years old.

Reading time: 8 minutes

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Claire Giordano

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Claire Giordano: I have lived in northern California in the San Francisco Bay Area for my entire adult career, from the time I was a junior software engineer in the developer tools group at Sun. But before that, I moved around — a lot. I was born in Taiwan, and then lived in Rhode Island, California, New Jersey, Athens Greece, Mississippi, Rhode Island again, and New Hampshire.

Reading time: 8 minutes

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Michael Christofides

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Michael Christofides: Hi, I’m Michael Christofides. I have lived in the UK my whole life, in Essex, Nottingham, Cambridge, London, and now, with my partner Lauren, in Guildford. My surname is Cypriot, but I’m also part German, French, and English. I consider myself European, even if my country doesn’t (sorry). Work-wise, my background is mostly in product management.

Reading time: 5 minutes

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Jaime Casanova

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Jaime Casanova: My name is Jaime Casanova and I’m starting my 40’s. I’m from Ecuador, a little country in South America, a nice place to visit with beaches and highlands, jungles and big cities too… especially I will recommend anyone to visit the Galapagos Islands. I’m also a Chilean citizen because of my dad and have a little percentage of Italian blood because of my mom’s grandfather.

Reading time: 9 minutes

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Ibrar Ahmed

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Ibrar Ahmed: My name is Ibrar Ahmed. I am from Islamabad, Pakistan. I love my city, one of the beautiful cities in the world, peaceful and calm. Here in Islamabad, we have a very good presence of PostgreSQL companies, like EnterpriseDB, 2ndQuadrant (now EBD), Percona, HighGO, and Bitnine.

Reading time: 7 minutes

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Gianni Ciolli

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Gianni Ciolli: I was born in 1973 in Prato, an Italian city in Tuscany which is quite important for the history of PostgreSQL. I lived around there for a long time, and then I spent some years in Rome. Now I live in London with my teenage son.

Reading time: 6 minutes

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Julia Gugel

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Julia Gugel: I was born in Germany, near the Swiss border. In 2011, I moved to Switzerland to be closer to my workplace and to reduce my commuting time. I now work in Basel and I really enjoy the region. Being close to France and Germany generates an enriching cultural and linguistic diversity. It’s the best of both worlds… except there are three!

Reading time: 5 minutes

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Henrietta Dombrovskaya

PostgreSQL Person of the Week Interview with Henrietta Dombrovskaya: My name is Henrietta (Hettie) Dombrovskaya. Originally from Russia, I moved to the US more than 25 years ago. I live in Chicago, Illinois, where I recently moved after living in the suburbs for many years. I like it a lot, especially because now I live just ten minutes walk away from a beach.

Reading time: 7 minutes

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