Erik Zachte is best known as being a Data Analyst at the Wikimedia Foundation. Zachte, from The Netherlands, began as a regular Wikipedia editor in 2002. From 2003, he started producing statistical information as a volunteer for various Wikimedia projects, where they are now published under the Wikimedia Statistics portal. From 2008, Zachte became an employee of the Wikimedia Foundation as an official Data Analyst.
Zachte is an attendee at various Wikimedia conferences, and has presented at some of them, these include:
- Wikimania 2005
- Dutch Wikimedia Conference 2008
- Wikimedia becijferd (Dutch) – presentation sheets
- Wikimania 2009
- Wikimedia in figures – presentation sheets