Carlos G. Gavidia (B. Sc in Systems Engineering – Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería) is a software engineer in a Perú-based development house, Avances Tecnológicos SRL (http://www.avances.com.pe/). At Avances Tecnológicos, Carlos belongs to the Java Developement Team who work on enterprise solutions for a variety of clients including Telefónica del Perú and Alicorp.
Carlos is a Sun Certified Professional, and owns the following certifications: SCJP, SCWCD, SCBCD and SCDJWS. He maintains a blog dedicated to Java Programming where he publishes several articles in Spanish, his native language. In his spare time, Carlos enjoys playing tennis with his college friends and making acoustic rock covers with his brother. Carlos lives in Lima, Perú.