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Alex Leong

Software Engineer
Alex is one of the core maintainers of the Linkerd project, working on both the control plane and the data plane. Prior to working on Linkerd, he was a member of the API team at Twitter and worked on Twitter's migration from monolith to microservices. Alex has spoken at DevNet Create, Kubecon EU19, and local Kubernetes meetups. He regularly leads Linkerd workshops and tutorials. When not service meshing, he enjoys board games, type safety, woodworking, and Tim Hortons.