Headshot of Wenlei Xie
Headshot of Wenlei Xie


Wenlei Xie

Research Scientist

I work in the Data Platform Team at Facebook, with a specific focus on large-scale distributed database systems. I’m excited to be a part of growing and scaling Presto at Facebook. I received my PhD in Databases from Cornell University.


Large scale distributed systems, databases, and machine learning

Latest Publications

Presto: SQL on Everything

Raghav Sethi, Martin Traverso, Dain Sundstrom, David Phillips, Wenlei Xie, Yutian James Sun, Nezih Yigitbasi, Haozhun Jin, Eric Hwang, Nileema Shingte, Christopher Berner

IEEE ICDE - 2019