Andreas aka "Fraxinas" in the FOSS world, graduated from the University of Applied Sciences in Aschaffenburg with a degree in electrical engineering and information technology. Formerly employed by Dream Multimedia, the company which released the first Linux-based STB called "Dreambox", he now works for SMT make.tv, with their Live Video Cloud. Specialized in Embedded Linux, Gstreamer Multimedia Programming and Streaming. Regular speaker at Conferences across the world. Founding Member of Aschaffenburg's Repair Café and monthly television appearance as the "Repairfox" in Germany's ARD Buffet. Passionately tinkering in the Schaffenburg Hacker/Makerspace. LGBT Youth activist, musician and Japanese learner.