CTO, Digia QT
Lars Knoll is the Digia Qt CTO and Qt Project chief maintainer. He has been working on Qt for more than 12 years starting as a software engineer and later leading the global Qt engineering team in Nokia before the Digia acquisition in October 2012. He has been an active member of the KDE community and the architect behind KDE’s HTML rendering library that formed the basis for the WebKit open-source project. He holds a PhD in physics from the University of Heidelberg.