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Philippe Lafoucriere

Distinguished Security Engineer
Philippe is a Distinguished Engineer at GitLab, focused on the Secure stage of the DevOps lifecycle. In the past, he founded Gemnasium – which monitored software dependencies, notified users of security updates or advisories, and automated open source code updates – which was acquired by GitLab in 2018 and incorporated into the product. He's passionate about Computer Science, programming, and entrepreneurship. When he's not managing the company or the team, he loves to code and work on R&D issues.