About Arnaud Héritier is a 10-year software industry architect. He worked for various companies from software vendor to consultancy company.
He joined eXo Platform  in July 2009 as Software Factory Manager. He is responsible of methods and tools used to develop and to deliver products.
He participates to many opensource projects for several years . Its major contribution is to Apache Maven . He joined the team in 2004 and he's now member of its Project Management Committee.
He is a speaker at various conferences and JUGs and the co-author of Apache Maven from Pearson.
He holds a postgraduate DESS in Software Engineering from the University of Paris VI Jussieu.