Paolo Kreth was born in Genoa and has a master degree in computer science from Università degli Studi di Genova. He has worked several years as a freelancer Oracle DBA and Developer, before settling to Switzerland, and working as Principal Instructor at Oracle University. Since 2010 he is working at Swiss Mobiliar, first as Oracle Technical Lead and project manager and since 2015 as Head of the Datamanagement Team. Paolo has an OCP certification and is member of the Swiss Oracle User Group. Under his lead Mobiliar became reference customer for Oracle 12c and for Oracle in Memory technology. His passion is the Mobiliar Performance Warehouse, he build with his team in 2012. Outside of working hours, Paolo spends his time with his family, listens to Jazz and plays soccer with the Mobilar Soccer Team.