Laurynas is a senior software engineer and Percona Server lead whose primary interest is InnoDB performance. He joined Percona in March 2011 as a member of the Percona Server and Percona XtraBackup development teams.
He's been programming using C and C++ for almost two decades. Laurynas' past industrial experience includes interning in Google as a compiler software engineer, and in academia he has contributed research of physical database indexes, including large-scale spatial models of the brain.
Laurynas lives in Vilnius, Lithuania, with his wife.