Axel Fontaine is the founder and CEO of Boxfuse (, letting you go in seconds from JVM app to secure & immutable machine image which can be run both on your laptop and in the cloud.

Axel is also the creator and project lead of Flyway (,
the open-source tool that makes database migration easy.

Additionally he regularly speaks at many large international
conferences including JavaOne, Devoxx, Jfokus, JavaZone, JAX, …

You can find him online at and on Twitter as @axelfontaine