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Dries Buytaert        

Chief Technology Officer Acquia, Inc.

Dries Buytaert is the original creator and project lead for the Drupal open source web publishing and collaboration platform. Buytaert serves as president of the Drupal Association, a non-profit organization formed to help Drupal flourish. He is also co-founder and chief technology officer of Acquia, a venture-backed software company that offers products and services for Drupal. Dries is also a co-founder of Mollom, a web service that helps you identify content quality and, more importantly, helps you stop website spam. A native of Belgium, Buytaert holds a PhD in computer science and engineering from Ghent University and a Licentiate Computer Science (MsC) from the University of Antwerp. In 2008, Buytaert was elected Young Entrepreneurs of Tech by BusinessWeek as well as MIT TR 35 Young Innovator.


Acquia Founder, Drupal Project Creator Dries Buytaert Named a ...

BURLINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - Mar 12, 2013) - Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced that Acquia co-founder and Drupal project creator ...

Acquia | TechCrunch

Acquia was founded by Dries Buytaert, the creator of the open source content management system Drupal, to monetize the project offering hosting and support.

DrupalCon Prague Keynotes Feature Global Thought Leaders ...

Dries Buytaert - Drupal's founder and project lead will discuss the upcoming launch and marketing of the most powerful release of Drupal yet: Drupal 8.

DrupalCon Portland 2013 Opens to Record Attendance

Event features keynote by Drupal founder, Dries Buytaert; substantial content focused on upcoming Drupal 8 release.

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