Codefresh Appoints Christian Hernandez to Lead Developer Experience Program

Codefresh has appointed Christian Hernandez to lead the company’s strategic Developer Experience program.

In his new role, Hernandez will lead open source innovation and collaboration initiatives, making valuable contributions to the Argo project and cultivating Codefresh’s developer enablement programs, including its popular GitOps Fundamentals certification course with over 8 000 DevOps engineers already certified. He joins Codefresh’s Open Source group, reporting to company co-founder and Chief Open Source Officer Dan Garfield.

Hernandez is an eight-year veteran of Red Hat, where he most recently served in a leadership role focused on customer engagement and in the field through the company’s hybrid platforms team. He is the author of “The Path to GitOps” and previously hosted Red Hat’s popular podcast “GitOps Guide to the Galaxy”.

“As a key advocate for the Argo project and OpenGitOps, Christian’s passion for open source and GitOps best practices makes him an ideal candidate for Codefresh,” said Dan Garfield, Codefresh. “His involvement and leadership in GitOps sets him apart as a leading industry expert and an important voice to help guide and strengthen Codefresh’s open source and developer engagement.”

“Codefresh is at the forefront of innovation on GitOps with the Argo project, and its ongoing initiative to democratize GitOps makes it a natural choice as I progress to the next stage of my journey,” said Christian Hernandez. “Every organization can benefit from adopting a GitOps culture and delivering software in a frequent, highly automated, and secure manner, without compromising the quality of its code.”

Ryan H. Bowman