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.
Wojciech KaluzaSoftware Engineer
Software engineer with a love of simplicity and a passion for building elegant products. He has a master’s degree in Chemistry from Oxford University and previously worked on Big Data web applications and ultra-low latency display drivers.
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.
Konstantinos MargaritisSenior Software Engineer
SIMD Specialist, long time Debian Developer and Eigen contributor (ARM, POWER, S/390 SIMD ports). Worked on low level video codecs & DPI SIMD software optimisations. Studied physics at the University of Athens.
Chris MurrayDevOps Engineer
An experienced DevOps engineer constantly learning and exploring new ways to solve today’s technical challenges and remove friction throughout the development and deployment pipeline.
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.
Jiri VestfalSoftware Engineer
A software engineer and machine learning enthusiast with experience in many fields including image and data processing, evolutionary algorithms and low-level protocols.
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.
David MinarschComputational Economics Researcher
Researcher and entrepreneur, combining game theory expertise with engineering and product experience in machine learning and blockchain. He has a PhD in Economics/Applied Game Theory from Cambridge University and startup-founding experience through Entrepreneur First.
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.
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 AtkinSenior Marketing Executive
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.
Jay LoeVideo and Graphics Content Creator
A video director and producer, passionate about creating engaging content. Since graduating from Cambridge School of Art, he has worked on a range of video projects for local and national clients.
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.
Nadia SaifDigital Marketing Executive
Passionate scientist and communicator with a data-focused approach to marketing. Experienced in creating compelling content and delivering campaigns in a startup environment.
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.
Abe UlusalMitsui Bussan Commodities Limited
Abe Ulusal is an executive director at Mitsui Bussan Commodities Limited and the former chairman of the London Metal Exchange Steel Committee.
Philip PriceFerrometrics LLC
Phillip Price is deputy chairman of the London Metal Exchange Steel Trading Committee and is a founding partner of Ferrometrics LLC, a company that specialises in developing liquidity in nascent derivatives markets.
Jonathan FishCommodity Advisor
Jonathan Fish has spent his career in the commodities sector. He began at EDF Trading, before spending nine years managing risk positions for Goldman Sachs. In 2015 he co-founded the highly successful coal trading house Javelin Commodities Trading.
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.
Steve GrandAI Specialist
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.