Fawad has been a member of the OpenStack community for over four years and a core developer in the Networking ecosystem. He has contributions in several OpenStack projects including Neutron, Nova, Kuryr, Magnum, DevStack. He is also the author and maintainer of networking-plumgrid subproject under Neutron umbrella and has over four years experience in implementing software defined networking, containers, high availability, distributed system and APIs. Fawad is a Senior Software Engineer at PLUMgrid, where he is involved in design and development of cloud computing software components, solving networking problem for new technologies and representing PLUMgrid in various open source forums. Currently, he is working on improving the area of container networking in the OpenStack, Docker and Mesos communities. In future, he plans to solve the problem of application service discovery inside the OpenStack ecosystem.