|David Axmark is one of the Founders of MySQL and has been working with MySQL for a long time. Before MySQL, David worked as a consultant for over 15 years. He touched lots of different things, like CommonLISP, z80 assembler, BASIC, and many more.
David's involvement with MySQL started with the idea to upgrade a internal terminal based db tool (UNIREG) to a OpenSource SQL server. For MySQL David has worked with strategy, commercial aspects, installation, documentation and holding talks and tutorials.
David comes from Uppsala, Sweden.