Mark Shuttleworth    Mark Richard Shuttleworth         Here be dragonshttp://www.markshuttleworth.com
Mini-Bio• Born 18 September 1973• Born Place: Welcom,Free State, South Africa• Business Science Degree in Finance and  Inf...
Involvement in Linux and FOSS• 1990: One of the developers of Debian
• 1995: Founded Thawte     (digital certificates and internet security)     Sold to Verisign(99)
• 2001: Formed Shuttle Worth Foundation
• 2002: Space tourist, the first ever African in  Space
• 2004: Start funding the development of  Ubuntu
• 2005: Founded Ubuntu Foundation (initial investment: 10 million dollar)
• 2009:  Mark announced that, effective March 2010,  he would step down as CEO of Canonical to  focus energy on product de...
• 2010 :  Received an honorary degree from the Open  University for this work.
“Ubuntu is Debian’s arrow, Debian is Ubuntu’s bow.”
Pyae Sone(Gipsy)        gipsyhnh@gmail.comwww.gipsy3.co.cc
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  1. 1. Mark Shuttleworth Mark Richard Shuttleworth Here be dragonshttp://www.markshuttleworth.com
  2. 2. Mini-Bio• Born 18 September 1973• Born Place: Welcom,Free State, South Africa• Business Science Degree in Finance and Information Systems(Cape Town)
  3. 3. Involvement in Linux and FOSS• 1990: One of the developers of Debian
  4. 4. • 1995: Founded Thawte (digital certificates and internet security) Sold to Verisign(99)
  5. 5. • 2001: Formed Shuttle Worth Foundation
  6. 6. • 2002: Space tourist, the first ever African in Space
  7. 7. • 2004: Start funding the development of Ubuntu
  8. 8. • 2005: Founded Ubuntu Foundation (initial investment: 10 million dollar)
  9. 9. • 2009: Mark announced that, effective March 2010, he would step down as CEO of Canonical to focus energy on product design, partnership and customers.
  10. 10. • 2010 : Received an honorary degree from the Open University for this work.
  11. 11. “Ubuntu is Debian’s arrow, Debian is Ubuntu’s bow.”
  12. 12. Pyae Sone(Gipsy) gipsyhnh@gmail.comwww.gipsy3.co.cc

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