Our professional services side is led by Ramnivas Laddad, who is a technologist, author, and presenter passionate about doing software right. He has been leading innovation in Spring Framework and Cloud Foundry since their beginning. Ramnivas has led a group in Cloud Foundry and started the Spring Cloud project. Ramnivas is the author of AspectJ in Action 1st edition and 2nd edition, the best-selling book on aspect-oriented programming that has been lauded by industry experts for its presentation of a practical and innovative approach to solve real-world problems. He has spoken at many leading industry conferences including JavaOne, ScalaDays, JavaPolis, No Fluff Just Stuff, SpringOne, and O'Reilly OSCON.