Bertrand Chenal

Bertrand Chenal

Software architect, coach


Bertrand started his career at TinyERP (aka OpenERP, aka Odoo) where he learned both how to design complex software and the virtue of simplicity.

He then went on to co-create and develop Tryton, another open-source ERP software.

Before joining Adimian, Bertrand did a stint at the FNRS were he contributed to the development of a centralized login system across the french universities.


  • Python expert
  • Databases (PostgreSQL, SQLite)
  • Software architecture and engineering
  • Agile development
  • Managing open-source projects
  • Frontend development (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3)
  • Automated deployment and provisioning (Ansible)
  • System administration
  • Data analysis and data visualization (Pandas, NumPy, SciPy) ​

Latest blog posts

CTE and closure tables
October 23, 2014
Paramiko and corporate proxies
October 16, 2014