"We are delighted to welcome Dr. Klemm as our CEO", stated Sanjiv Shah, Chairman of the Board of Directors. "His experience leading many organisational activities as well as several technical features of OpenMP make him well qualified to lead the OpenMP ARB."
"I look forward to working with Dr. Klemm to ensure the continued success and modernization of OpenMP", stated Dr. Bronis de Supinski, Chair of the OpenMP Language Committee. "Very close collaboration between Bronis de Supinski as the Chair of the OpenMP Language Committee and myself will be key to maintain OpenMP the programming model of choice, not only in HPC but for parallel programming in general", stated Michael Klemm.
Dr. Michael Klemm obtained an M.Sc. in Computer Science in 2003 and received a Doctor of Engineering degree (Dr.-Ing.) from the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, in 2008. Michael Klemm works in the Developer Relations Division at Intel in Germany and his areas of interest include compiler construction, design of programming languages, parallel programming, and performance analysis and tuning. Michael Klemm joined the OpenMP organisation in 2009.