Who we are
Developing fascinating and promising new technology, we have a team of top class software engineers and researchers working across multiple fields (multi agent systems, machine learning, economics, cryptography).
We believe our technology will improve how we communicate, it will give voice and new opportunities to people, organizations and the Internet of Things, effectively democratising the space and improving lives of citizens.
Humayun SheikhCEO, Co-founder
An innovation entrepreneur, founding investor in DeepMind with a record in revolutionising trading in steel sector and now changing the way we transact and travel.
Toby SimpsonCTO, Co-founder
Producer of the successful a-life Creatures series of games and early developer at Deepmind. His thirty years’ experience in software, ten as a CTO, are now focussed on crypto-economics.
Thomas HainCSO, Co-founder
Professor at Sheffield and established scientist in advanced machine learning AI who bridges real world and academia and is inspired by the opportunities AI brings to modern society.
Jonathan WardHead of Research
A researcher in machine learning, complex systems and blockchain technology. Excited by the challenge of deploying decentralized multi-agent systems in smart cities, supply chain and healthcare. PhD in Machine Learning from UCL.
Troels F. RønnowHead of Software Engineering
A scientist and innovator, that benchmarked D-Wave Two, co-authored 35 patent applications who has been working more than two years full time building distributed ledgers.
Maria MinaricovaHead of Business Development
Experienced in managing strategic program delivery, business development and the application of state-of-the-art ICTs. Worked at Oracle and at Europe’s e-infrastructure GEANT collaborated with flagship pan-European research groups and e-infrastructures.
Arthur MeadowsHead of Investor Relations
International experience in software start-ups and bringing disruptive, high-growth tech products to commercial success. MBA from Judge Business School, University of Cambridge.
Attila BagolySoftware Engineer
An enthusiastic software engineer and trained scientist with an MSc in statistical and particle physics. He previously worked on numerical hydrodynamics, particle physics data analysis and various machine learning projects.
Khan BaykanerLead Software Engineer
Research engineer in machine learning with experience developing deep reinforcement and generative models, solving problems in digital health, audio/video media and NLP. PhD developing computational auditory models from University of Surrey.
Peter BukvaPrincipal Software Engineer
Experienced software engineer and scientist. Previously worked at Bloomberg and Siemens Corporate Research. MSc in Solid State Physics and PhD in High Temperature Superconductors.
Joshua CroftLead Software Engineer
NLP and data mining specialist in geolocation, natural language and IoT. Ex-PlayStation developer with an MSc in Advanced Computer Science from the University of East Anglia.
Robert DicksonSenior Software Engineer
A seasoned software engineer and architect with experience in dynamics simulations, low-level protocols, 3D graphics and virtual machines. He has a strong artificial life and mathematics background.
Ed FitzgeraldLead Software Engineer
A engineer, researcher and technology enthusiast with experience of distributed ledgers, video codecs, networking and low level software optimisation. Strong engineering and mathematical background, he obtained his degree in Electronic Engineering from University of Surrey.
Nathan HuttonSenior Software Engineer
Experienced software engineer and FPGA specialist, previously worked at BAE in high speed communications systems. MEng from The University Of Edinburgh.
Katie LucasLead Software Engineer
Ex-Google SRE and Privacy engineer, she has also worked with Citrix, Hitachi and Grapeshot. Highly experienced in many fields including security systems, military simulations and real-time data-processing pipelines.
Aristoteles TriantafyllidisSoftware Engineer
A computer developer with specialisation in games’ production. He has a passion for programming and producing innovative projects. He has a BA in Informatics and Telecommunications and a Diploma with honors from SAE Institute in Game Production. He is passionate about programming and creating innovative projects by leveraging cutting-edge technologies and engines.
Pierre WilmotSoftware Engineer
A software engineer with a background in video games and deep learning for image processing. He is motivated by the desire to find clean and elegant solutions to complex problems.
Marcin AbramLead Research Scientist
Theoretical physicist and machine learning scientist. Marcin's doctoral research explored topics on coherence and emergent behaviour in quantum systems. His current work focuses on machine learning applications for modelling autonomous economic agents in distributed ledgers.
Diarmid CampbellSenior Software Engineer
Senior engineer and technical manager with 20 years of industry experience. In 2000, he led the game programming team on the world-wide best selling title, The Thing. He then moved to Sony where he built up a research group developing computer vision algorithms, which formed the basis of a number of internationally successful augmented reality PlayStation games.
Marco FavoritoMachine Learning Engineer
M.Sc.Eng. in Computer Science from Sapienza University of Rome, where he worked on a thesis in Reinforcement Learning. Software Engineer with solid programming skills, he's working on the OEF.
David GalindoHead of Cryptography
Associate Professor in Computer Security at University of Birmingham with 15 years of experience in applied cryptography research, both in academy and industry. His work has been published in top academic venues in computer security and has been deployed by governments around the globe.
Daniel HonerkampMachine Learning Engineer
Combining expertise in both machine learning and economics with an MSc Computational Statistics and Machine Learning from UCL and previous experience at the Swiss National Bank.
Ali HosseiniArtificial Intelligence Researcher
Expert on Multi-Agent Systems and logical modelling with a background in software engineering. PhD and MSc in Artificial Intelligence from King's College London with excellent academic track record and publications in AI conferences and journals.
Jerome MalobertiLead Software Engineer
Implementing large scale multi-agent systems with ML algorithms with nearly 20 years’ experience following a first degree in Software Engineering and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence.
Fred MoisanLead Economist
Researcher in behavioural, experimental and computational economics, applying game theory to the economics of networks and the design of decentralized marketplaces. PhD in AI from the University of Toulouse.
Patrick MotylinskiSenior Research Scientist
Scientific researcher with many years of experience in areas ranging from physics and mathematics, to blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies. Holds a PhD in theoretical high energy physics from University of Amsterdam, and has several highly cited, peer-reviewed scientific publications, as well as a considerable number of patent applications.
Soren RiisResearch Scientist
Research Scientist at University of Queen Mary London with the speciality of Multi-user Information Theory, Network Coding, Algorithmics, Complexity Theory and Cryptography. DPhil (PhD) in mathematical logic from University of Oxford.
Jin-Mann WongResearch Scientist
Worked previously as a researcher in theoretical physics and mathematics with an interest in technical aspects of blockchains. She holds a PhD in string theory from King’s College London.
Chris AtkinDigital Marketing Coordinator
A qualified journalist with a passion for social media. He has five years of experience at Sky News and BT Sport and has managed the social media accounts of Panama’s largest language school.
Lisa CondonHR Generalist
A HR generalist with extensive experience within the retail and tech sector after working for River Island and Nokia Technologies. A highly motivated problem solver and a passionate people person.
Catherine MoriartyChief Amazement Officer
Dynamic people person with a wealth of commercial experience and a wonderful understanding of maximising peoples' potential. Driven and focused, with humour and respect for everyone she meets. Principled and determined to make the world better. Now bringing a sprinkle of amazing to the Fetch.AI team.
A recruiter with over 15 years’ experience in technology recruiting. Passionate about technology and who enjoys working closely with engineers to identify high calibre talent. MBA from The University of Miami.
Gary WoodIT Manager
A multi-talented IT Manager with over 15 years experience. Well-versed at supporting fast moving, dynamic development teams. Previously designed, implemented and managed an onsite data-centre running a massively multi-player online game for the BBC.
Michael WooldridgeUniversity of Oxford
Head of Department and Professor of Computer Science at the University of Oxford. Recipient of the ACM Autonomous Agents Research Award. Former President of the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI).
Kash Iftikhar is Vice President of product, strategy & GTM for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. He previously worked at PLUMgrid, a software defined networking start-up which was acquired by VMware. He has also held executive management positions at Force10 Networks and Cisco.
Monique GangloffUniversity of Cambridge
Principal investigator/senior scientist at the University of Cambridge, Department of Biochemistry. Her research endeavours have resulted in more than 35 international peer-reviewed publications and 1 patent application.
Melvyn WeeksUniversity of Cambridge
Assistant Professor in Economics at University of Cambridge, researching the application of Machine Learning to market pricing. Senior Economic Advisor to Ofgem, UK’s Energy regulator.
Jamie BurkeOutlier Ventures
Founder and CEO of Outlier Ventures, Jamie has cultivated a powerful ecosystem of corporate partners, investors and government agencies to help companies scale. He also advocates for the professionalisation of the industry through international media.
An inventor of complex autonomous agents for nearly 40 years, creator of the Creatures artificial life games and proud father to a small robot now in the Science Museum, Steve has held research fellowships in artificial life, psychology, biomimetics and creative technologies. He received a D.Univ from the OU and was made an OBE in 2000 for Services to Computing.
Armes is a world-leading biochemist, molecular biologist and entrepreneur. He received his PhD from the Imperial Cancer Research Fund in London for work on comparative genome structure. He subsequently founded TwistDx, serving as CSO and CEO prior to the company’s acquisition.