Danupon Nanongkai is currently an associate professor in the Theoretical Computer Science group at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. He received a Ph.D. in Algorithms, Combinatorics, and Optimization (ACO) from Georgia Tech in 2011 and a docent (aka habilitation) in Computer Science from KTH in 2017. He was awarded the Principles of Distributed Computing Doctoral Dissertation Award in 2013 and the ERC Starting Grant in 2016. His research interest is generally on graph algorithms and complexity, where the current focus is on distributed and dynamic graph algorithms.