From Programmer 97-things
Sam has an MSc degree in Electrical Engineering and has been developing software professionally since 1995. He has done so in a variety of application areas, ranging from real-time speech processing solutions for telecoms to financial trading applications for investment banking. His language of choice is C++ and he has been member of the BSI C++ panel since 2005. Sam has been a fan of Agile development methods since he discovered XP around 2000. He cares about high-quality software and believes that with Agile and Lean both higher quality and higher productivity can be achieved simultaneously.
sam (dot) saariste (at) pobox (dot) com