EUGENE ALVIN VILLAR
Go-to Karaoke Song: “Unwell” by Matchbox Twenty
Random Fact: I know Pi to 20 decimal places
Goal in Life: To be a prolific knowledge philanthropist
Before joining Cadasta, Eugene spent more than 12 years in the completely different field of ASIC design and verification, wherein he helped develop and test hardware modules that eventually go into the microchips that power Canon’s products. On the side, he does web development and contributes to open knowledge projects like Wikipedia, Wikidata, and OpenStreetMap. Eugene holds a degree in Computer Engineering from the University of the Philippines Diliman.