Magnus Ahlkvist

SQL Server specialist, Data Platform MVP, SQL Community organizer. Magnus has been working with SQL Server for 20+ years. He has a passion for performance tuning and automation, and for sharing his experience with his peers.

Magnus is an independent SQL Server consultant, helping clients with everything from day-to-day DBA tasks to performance tuning and automation. He is based in Enköping, Sweden, where he lives with his wife and two kids.

Outside paid work, Magnus spends a lot of time organising events (SQL Friday, Data Weekender) and user group meetings (SQL Server User Group Sweden).

Magnus is also a very enthusiastic (though not very fast) runner.