Martin Dougiamas CEO of Moodle
Martin Dougiamas (born 20 August 1969) is an educator and computer scientist who lives in Perth, Australia. He has worked on social constructionist models of teaching and learning online, and led the development of the open source Moodle learning platform.
Dougiamas is the founder and CEO of Moodle Pty Ltd, the company that drives development of Moodle and is financed partly through certified service providers in the Moodle Partner network. Significant related services include MoodleCloud for hosted Moodle courses and the Moodle Mobile App,which extends Moodle functionality to mobile devices. The Moodle project is backed up by a large online community and in January 2016 the crowdfunding Moodle Users Association was launched.