Dr Paul King is Managing Director and Principal Consultant for ASERT, has provided technical and strategic consulting to hundreds of organizations throughout the U.S. and Asia Pacific. He has numerous publications in international conferences, journals and trade magazines and is a frequent invited guest speaker at international conferences. He has also contributed to numerous international standards and more than twenty open source projects including Groovy. He is co-author of Groovy in Action (Manning Publications, January 2007; ISBN: 1932394842). In his spare time, Paul is a taxi driver and homework assistant for his seven children.