CTO at Clouds On Mars. Focused on transforming Clients into successful data driven organizations. Before becoming an architect he has worked as a developer, DBA, BI consultant, trainer and product manager (at Microsoft). Also, he has worked as a lecturer on advanced database management systems and business intelligence at several universities in Poland. In 2007 Pawel started Polish SQL Server User Group (PLSSUG), an official PASS Chapter in Poland. Pawel has been a speaker at many conferences in Poland and worldwide (e.g. SQLDay, SQLSaturday, European PASS Conference). He has been awarded by Microsoft with Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for SQL Server four times in his career. Father of three. Avid runner.