Frank Baetke is president of the European Open File System Association (EOFS). Until February 2018 he was HPC Business Development Manager for the segment Academia and Scientific Research at Hewlett Packard Enterprise. He holds a master degree in engineering and a Ph.D. (Dr.-Ing.) in Fluid Dynamics from the Technical University of Munich. He is a member of GI (German Society of Informatics), the Society of Astronomy, ACM, IEEE and the Max Planck Society.