About Mariano Martínez Peck is an argentinian system engineer who has recently finished his PhD in Computer Science in France with RMOD-INRIA and École Des Mines de Douai. His experience with Smalltalk starts in 2008 with the development of SqueakDBX. He is now working as an independent consultant specialised in the development of software solutions mainly based around dynamic programming languages.
Mariano is an active contributor in Pharo. He also participates in several open-source projects such as Metacello and Cog VM and is the coauthor of Fuel, DBXTalk Suite (OpenDBXDriver, GlorpDBX and OpenDBX) and LZ4 compressor binding for Pharo.