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.

Jean-Paul Argudo

Co-Managing Director, Commercial Director

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

Alice Armand

Alice Armand

Service Delivery Manager

After 15 years of experience in the Quality Certification operations, Alice chose to dedicate herself to the IT sector. Passionate about agility and humanist values, she is the facilitator who understands both our complex trade and the needs of our customers.

Carole Arnaud

Co-Owner, Research and Development Manager

Carole spent many years as a scientist and a teacher; she’s now managing the PostgreSQL Development team and the R&D activities of the company. Moreover she’s not only involved in the pgDay Paris event but also in the international PostgreSQL community by taking part in their Code of Conduct Committee.

Philippe Beaudoin

Co-Owner, Consultant, Project Manager

Philippe is not only our Pre Sales Manager, but also our Migration Expert thanks to his various experience as a key consultant in many PostgreSQL migration projects. Moreover, he is the developer of E-Maj and a well-known speaker in the French PostgreSQL Community.

Étienne Bersac

Co-Owner, Developer

Étienne is a very multitasking 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, and also contributes to ldap2pg, Dramatiq-pg, temBoard and pitrery.

David Bidoc

David Bidoc

PostgreSQL DBA

David’s passionate with PostgreSQL. He uses his experience to help with the support services and Dalibo’s platform.

Sharon Bonan

Sharon Bonan

Co-Owner, Staff Administration Manager

Sharon manages our human resources.

Franck Boudehen

Franck Boudehen

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL DBA

After 12 years as an independent DBA, Franck joined Dalibo in order to focus solely on PostgreSQL.

Damien Clochard

Co-founder, PostgreSQL DBA

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 Anonymizer projects.

Christophe Courtois

Christophe Courtois

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL DBA

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

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

Co-Owner, Office Manager

Jennifer manages the administration, the purchases and the accounting of the company.

Pierre Giraud

Developer

Pierre is a Python and Javascript developer who has always worked in the opensource software industry. 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. He is also the creator of PEV2.

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

Co-Owner, Sales manager

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

Florent Jardin

Florent Jardin

PostgreSQL DBA

Florent joined Dalibo in 2019 after having worked on the main DBMS of the market. He decided to switch to Free software that he wishes now to promote in his region (Hauts-de-France).

Virginie Jourdan

Co-Managing Director and Human Resources Director

Virginie oversees our human resources. She is also involved in numerous open source events such as PG Conf Europe and FOSS4G.fr. She is also the co-manager of the company alongside Jean-Paul Argudo.

Denis Laxalde

Developer

After years spent in the scientific research, Denis became developer. Then he ended up in our team, attracted by the PostgreSQL community. Now he is in charge of the development and maintenance of our PostgreSQL Socles. He also contributes to the temBoard et pg_activity projects.

Guillaume Lelarge

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Expert

Although Guillaume had been the treasurer of PostgreSQL Europe for 10 years, he remains 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.

Benoit Lobréau

PostgreSQL DBA

Former Design DBA, Benoit joined our DBA team in 2019. He is now the main developer of pg_activity.

Thibaut Madelaine

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL DBA

Thibaut is an all-around engineer: cryptography, software packaging, SDR, monitoring, development in C, VoIP… and PostgreSQL of course! He is one of the developers of pitrery and sqlserver2pgsql.

Jill Paufichet

Jill Paufichet

Co-Owner, Salesperson for Trainings and Support Offers

Jill manages the training program and sells Dalibo’s PostgreSQL support.

Alexandre Pereira

Alexandre Pereira

PostgreSQL DBA

Alexandre is a do-it-yourselfer and free software lover who makes us also benefit from his experience in support and system administration.

Mathieu Ribes

PostgreSQL DBA

Mathieu is a database lover who got training in Oracle, MySQL and PostgreSQL. He joined Dalibo in order to commit himself to PostgreSQL and free software. He is one of the developers of pitrery.

Laura Ricci

Laura Ricci

Communication Officer

Laura works for the communication of Dalibo by using free software as much as possible. Moreover she wishes to put forward the quality of her colleagues’ work and the humanist values of the cooperative.

Nicolas Thauvin

Co-Owner, PostgreSQL Deployment Solutions Manager

Nicolas is an active member of the PostgreSQL community. He created pitrery a disaster recovery tool for PostgreSQL. At Dalibo, he makes sure that our PostgreSQL deployment solutions are integrated within our customers’ system. He also manages the level 1 support service.

Be-Hai Tran

Be-Hai Tran

PostgreSQL DBA

Thanks to his experience as a system administrator, Be-Hai helps with the support service and the deployment of platform projects.

Christophe Truffier

Christophe Truffier

Co-Owner, Support and Consulting Manager

Christophe coordinates Dalibo’s projects and he is in charge of the technical support service - level 2. He works around the Linux and Unix universe since 1999 and was a system administrator for a long time, he’s very versatile.

Julian Vanden Broeck

Julian Vanden Broeck

System Administrator

Julian is the System Administrator in charge of Dalibo’s infrastructure. Free software lover, he is also interested by IT security. Before joining us, he used to work for some Belgian universities as a System Administrator and technical referent for security issues.

Thibaud Walkowiak

Co-Owner, 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). Now he is one of the developers of pitrery and helps develop E-Maj.

Frédéric Yhuel

Frédéric Yhuel

PostgreSQL DBA

Frédéric joined Dalibo in 2020 in order to strengthen our DBA team. He has used PostgreSQL for more than 10 years but has also an experience as a C Developer. He does not hesitate to have a look on the PostgreSQL source code to clarify some technical issues.

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