Daniel Fau, a respected figure in the TYPO3 community, took the helm of TYPO3 GmbH as an interim CEO in December 2022. In this short time, Daniel led the revival of the annual TYPO3 Conference (after a four-year hiatus) and undertook a fundamental revision of the TYPO3 Partner Program. Under his leadership, the company has seen substantial growth and progress, and overwhelming engagement from the community.
Community-Centric Approach and Strategic Vision
Daniel Fau's vision extends beyond mere business metrics. He has emphasized a community-centric approach, focusing on increasing membership numbers, fostering collaboration, and ensuring maximum transparency. His article, Ein Jahr TYPO3, (English: One year of TYPO3) reflects his dedication to these principles, highlighting achievements such as the expansion of official TYPO3 partners and the increased participation in TYPO3 events and initiatives.
His first year as interim CEO was further marked by crucial initiatives, including a more robust financial foundation for TYPO3 GmbH, a surge in community engagement, and a successful navigation through the challenges of open-source funding. His dedication to transparency and inclusive decision-making resonates deeply with the TYPO3 community.