Team

Dalibo is the leading PostgreSQL company in France, with more than 30 people dedicated to PostgreSQL. It’s also the only French company among the Major Sponsors of the PostgreSQL project.

Maxence Ahlouche

Maxence Ahlouche

PhD student

Maxence works among the HADAS team in Grenoble LIG lab to implement auto-tuning for data storage system using machine learning. In 2014 he joined to Google Summer of Code to implement interactions between Madlib and PostreSQL.

Jean-Paul Argudo

Co-founder, CEO

Jean-Paul is a PostgreSQL pioneer. Since 2001, he has co-founded the postgresql.fr website, the french-speaking PostgreSQL association and the PostgreSQL Europe association.

Carole Arnaud

Co-Owner, Project Manager

Carole spent many years as a scientist and a teacher; she’s now managing the PostgreSQL Support team at Dalibo. She’s also managing the R&D activities of the company and she’s involved in PG Day France event.

Philippe Beaudoin

Philippe Beaudoin

Pre Sales Manager

Philippe previously worked for Bull and Atos where he was involved in many critical Postgres migrations. Among his success stories: he was a key consultant when the French National Family Agency (CNAF) moved to PostgreSQL. He’s also the developper of E-Maj and well-known speaker in the French PostgreSQL Community.

Étienne Bersac

Developer

Étienne is a very multi task developer. His skills go from web development to linux kernel or even deployment tools. Passionate with agility and software architecture, Étienne makes sure of the code’s quality, also, he contributes to ldap2pg, pgBadger, pgcli and temBoard.

Sharon Bonan

Sharon Bonan

Human Resources Assistant

Sharon manages human resources as well as our trainings’ administration.

Damien Clochard

Co-founder, COO

Damien is an active member of the French PostgreSQL community: he’s part of the admin team of the postgresql.fr website, he founded PostgreSQL Magazine, and he’s the president of the French-speaking PostgreSQL association. He also created the PostgreSQL Dashboard project.

Léo Cossic

Léo Cossic

Communications and events assistant

Léo handles the creation and maintenance of Dalibo’s communications tools: web and print. Also, he organizes Dalibo’s commercial and community events with Virginie. He only uses FOSS for his communications activities.

Christophe Courtois

Christophe Courtois

PostgreSQL DBA

Christophe has a solid PostgreSQL knowledge combined with advanced understanding of Oracle, ETLs and BI systems (such as SAP BusinessObjects).

Gilles Darold

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Expert

Gilles started using PostgreSQL in 1995. He’s the creator of many open source tools such as pgBadger a fast log analyzer, Ora2Pg to migrate from Oracle to PostgreSQL; and pgCluu, an auditing tool.

Jehan-Guillaume de Rorthais

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Expert

Jehan-Guillaume is the lead developer of pgshark, phpPgAdmin and PostgreSQL Automatic Failover. He’s been a PostgreSQL mentor for the Google Summer of Code program.

Jennifer Delaballe

Jennifer Delaballe

Management Assistant

Jennifer helps us managing the administration, purchasing and accounting of the company.

Stefan Fercot

Stefan Fercot

PostgreSQL DBA

As a Linux system administrator, Stefan was in charge of maintaining and insuring back-up of highly critical PostgreSQL databases in the health field, in Belgium. Now, he puts his experience in good use as a member of Dalibo’s support team.

Pierre Giraud

Developer

Pierre is a Python and Javascript developer. What he prefers is working on user interfaces and user experience. He puts his skills to good use for improving the UI of graphic tools such as PoWA or temBoard. Since the begining he has always worked in the opensource software industry.

Nicolas Gollet

Nicolas Gollet

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL DBA

As a skilled network admin and sysadmin, Nicolas brings his knowledge of the complex infrastructures to Dalibo’s support team. He’s also a virtualization specialist.

Diana Houdart

Diana Houdart

Sales manager

Diana holds an essential role in customer relations inside our sales team. She manages sales and contract renewal

Virginie Jourdan

Co-Owner, Communications Manager

Virginie oversees internal and public relations at Dalibo. She’s responsible for our company culture and organises our internal communications. She coordinates trainings, conferences and workshops. She is also involved in numerous open source events such as PG Conf Europe, FOSDEM PG Day and FOSS4G.fr.

Guillaume Lelarge

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Expert

Guillaume is the treasurer of PostgreSQL Europe and the main translator of the French PostgreSQL documentation. He’s involved in multiple open source projects: pgAdmin, check_postgres, pgpool, pgsnap, pgstats, etc. He has written many articles for Linux Mag and a book called PostgreSQL : Architecture et notions avancées.

Thibaut Madelaine

Thibaut Madelaine

PostgreSQL DBA

Thibaut is an all-around engineer : cryptography, software packaging, SDR, monitoring, development in C, VoIP… and PostgreSQL of course !

Thomas Reiss

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Expert

Thomas is involved in the PostgreSQLFr association. He created the pg_stat_kcache extension and he contributes to various monitoring tools such as pg_proctab.

Maël Rimbault

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Expert

Maël has an extensive knowledge of Oracle and PostgreSQL. He is a major contributor on the PostgreSQL Automatic Failover project, a High Availibity suite for Postgres.

Nicolas Thauvin

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Expert

Nicolas is an active member of the PostgreSQL community. He created Pitrery a disaster recovery tool for PostgreSQL.

Julien Tachoires

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Expert

Julien has great experience of PostgreSQL in production : backup/restore policies, pgbouncer tuning, sharding with PL/proxy, high volumes migrations, etc. He created pg_activity a top-like command line tool for PostgreSQL. Today, he leads our development team

Thibaud Walkowiak

Thibaud Walkowiak

PostgreSQL DBA

Thibaud has a good knowledge of production environments and their related constraints. He met Dalibo for the first time in 2008 before the first data migrations to PostgreSQL within the French National Family Agency (CNAF)

Join the team !

Dalibo is looking for French-speaking and experienced DBA. We’re also hiring very motivated junior DBAs.

If you want to join a dynamic company and get involved in the PostgreSQL community, send your resume at recrutement@dalibo.com


You’re a Freelance DBA ?

You’re an independant DBA or you’d like to become one ? The PostgreSQL market is growing at a fast rate! Numerous clients are looking for PostgreSQL DBA for long-term missions.

To address this demand, Dalibo has built a simple and pragmatic partnership program.

For more details, contact us