Alan Barrett

Alan Barrett received his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from University College Dublin. Alan has worked in the computer industry in a variety of technical and managerial roles.    
His experience covers process control, networking software development, computer hardware development and operating system development.     He was until recently Director of Technology in Lotus's International Product Development group (part of the IBM software group). He has now retired from IBM and is working on open source web applications. He lives in Dublin, Ireland.