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Kevin Chant

Kevin Chant

Data Engineering manager

Data Engineering manager for Avanade Netherlands. Originally from the UK and now living in the Netherlands. Dual-category Microsoft MVP for both Data Platform and Developer Technologies.

Many years experience in the IT sector, and has supported platforms for companies in the top 10 of the fortune 500 list.

In addition to a lot of experience with the Microsoft Data Platform, also has over twenty Microsoft Certifications. Microsoft Certified Trainer and was probably the last ever person in the world to gain the MCSD Azure Architect certification.

Real life experience with Microsoft Data Platform and Azure Devops. Held various roles, including being SQL Server Product Owner of around 1,900 SQL Server instances. In addition, done various things for the Data Platform Community. Including blogs, MVP videos, event organizer and sharing public GitHub repos GitHub .


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Kevin Chant

Data Engineering manager