Amit Kapila is a Committer and a Major Developer in PostgreSQL. Over the course of a 21-year career, he developed deep expertise in not only PostgreSQL but also Oracle, and in-memory databases. He works at Fujitsu as a Senior Director.
He works in open source PostgreSQL. He participates actively in the development of PostgreSQL, both developing and reviewing new features. The major work done by him in PostgreSQL includes his contributions in logical replication, parallel-query, performance, scalability, and hash-indexes. In the past, he has worked on integrating in-memory storage Engine to PostgreSQL-based code and at a time he also improved the Oracle performance by doing statement caching.