Ninh Bui

Ninh Bui
Co-founder and CEO, Phusion

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Ninh Bui is the co-founder and CEO of Phusion, a company that specializes in offering top of the line IT products and services to high profile clients.

Prior to founding Phusion, he has had the pleasure of working with companies such as PricewaterhouseCoopers and Unilever as an IT consultant and/or software engineer. Even though he is a computer science student by the time of this writing, it was during this period in time that he came to truly understand the importance of putting computer science into practice. Since all the people at Phusion share this thought, Phusion was lovingly dubbed the “The Computer Science Company”.

On a technical note, Ninh is well versed in a variety of computer languages and paradigms and possesses over an (almost) uncontrollable hunger for knowledge. In particular, his current interests lie at the domain of Formal Methods where the emphasis is put on software verification through mathematical specifications.

In his spare time, he enjoys hanging out with family and friends and in particular, going to rock and electro concerts of bands such as The Arctic Monkeys and Daft Punk. Also, he enjoys playing StarCraft with Hongli, and is looking forward to playing against David at Railsconf.

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