Javad graduated from the Vesalius College in 1995 with a Bachelor degree in Computer Science. In the following year, he completed his Master degree in Software Engineering at the VUB University. He has worked as an IT architect and manager for 25 years for a wide range of clients. For the last 15 years, he has worked in senior managerial roles for the European Commission, AXA, Skyguide and Eurocontrol. He combines strong architecture and technical leadership with a background that includes complex systems integration and digital transformation.
Javad is a long-time contributor to the Free Software community, most notably created the Open Invoice. See his Bitbucket page for some of his recent projects.