Arnulf Christl is a systems architect and has worked in the geospatial industry since the nineties.
His core competency focuses on distributed spatial data infrastructures and metadata management implemented on open standards and open source software.
He is a chartered member of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) which was co-founded in 2006 and led as president from 2008 to 2012.
He is a member of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Architecture Board coordinating international standard development. Arnulf has a thorough background with enterprise scale systems especially in the European public administration where he also contributes to the European INSPIRE process through his company Metaspatial.
He developed the architecture of the eContent+ project ESDIN, a consortium of 12 European National Mapping and Cadastre Agencies.
He has a thorough background in Agile management and has guided a diverse selection of teams through the changes that are required for successful implementation.