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Proven leadership

Our leadership team bring together an incredibly diverse range of experience and specialisms. And our founders have built and sold successful and impactful tech companies for a combined value of over $1 billion.

 
 
  Stan Boland  CEO  Led Icera, Element 14, Neul and Acorn. First three sold for >$1B to NVIDIA, Broadcom and Huawei. Graduate in Physics.

Stan Boland
CEO
Led Icera, Element 14, Neul and Acorn. First three sold for >$1B to NVIDIA, Broadcom and Huawei. Graduate in Physics.

  Dr Ram Ramamoorthy  VP Prediction & Motion Planning  Research leader in prediction and motion planning. On faculty at the University of Edinburgh. PhD in Robotics.

Dr Ram Ramamoorthy
VP Prediction & Motion Planning
Research leader in prediction and motion planning. On faculty at the University of Edinburgh. PhD in Robotics.

  Michelle Coventry  VP People  Talent Advisor at Kindred Capital. People lead and team builder of multiple investor-backed tech companies. Graduate in Aeronautical Engineering.

Michelle Coventry
VP People
Talent Advisor at Kindred Capital. People lead and team builder of multiple investor-backed tech companies. Graduate in Aeronautical Engineering.

  Claire Bennett  General Counsel  Previously a Partner at global law firm DLA Piper. Intellectual Property & Technology specialist. Post Graduate Diploma in Law. Graduate in Physics.

Claire Bennett
General Counsel
Previously a Partner at global law firm DLA Piper. Intellectual Property & Technology specialist. Post Graduate Diploma in Law. Graduate in Physics.

  Ben Peters  VP Product  Led product management and strategy at Neul (sold to Huawei). Prior to that at NXP Automotive. Graduate in Electronic Engineering.

Ben Peters
VP Product
Led product management and strategy at Neul (sold to Huawei). Prior to that at NXP Automotive. Graduate in Electronic Engineering.

  John Lusty  VP Simulation  Led VR and AAA games development at Facebook/Oculus, Square Enix and Ninja Theory. Graduate in Computer Science.

John Lusty
VP Simulation
Led VR and AAA games development at Facebook/Oculus, Square Enix and Ninja Theory. Graduate in Computer Science.

  Dr Simon Walker  VP Engineering  Led algorithm and model development at Icera (sold to NVIDIA), Nokia and Sonera. Continued at NVIDIA. PhD in Electronic Engineering.

Dr Simon Walker
VP Engineering
Led algorithm and model development at Icera (sold to NVIDIA), Nokia and Sonera. Continued at NVIDIA. PhD in Electronic Engineering.

 
  Laura Brown  VP Finance  Finance team leader at Icera (sold to NVIDIA). KPMG training. Graduate in Zoology.

Laura Brown
VP Finance
Finance team leader at Icera (sold to NVIDIA). KPMG training. Graduate in Zoology.

 
  John Redford  VP Perception & Chief Architect  Led software and system architecture at Element 14 (sold to Broadcom) and Acorn. Continued at Broadcom. Graduate in Mathematics.

John Redford
VP Perception & Chief Architect
Led software and system architecture at Element 14 (sold to Broadcom) and Acorn. Continued at Broadcom. Graduate in Mathematics.

 
 
 

Deep and wide expertise

FiveAI is home to the best minds in AI research, engineering, and mobility, including world leaders and rising stars.

 
 
  Professor Philip Torr   Runs the largest European computer vision research group, Oxford University’s Torr Vision Group.

Professor Philip Torr
Runs the largest European computer vision research group, Oxford University’s Torr Vision Group.

  Professor Andrew Blake   Founding director of the Alan Turing Institute, the UK’s leading AI research centre.

Professor Andrew Blake
Founding director of the Alan Turing Institute, the UK’s leading AI research centre.

  Leon Daniels   Longest serving Managing Director of Surface Transport at Transport for London.

Leon Daniels
Longest serving Managing Director of Surface Transport at Transport for London.

 
 
  Professor John McDermid   Europe's foremost authority on safety assurance with respect to high-integrity systems.

Professor John McDermid
Europe's foremost authority on safety assurance with respect to high-integrity systems.

  Professor Alessio Lomuscio   Holds a Royal Academy of Engineering Chair in Emerging Technologies at Imperial College London, where he leads the Verification of Autonomous Systems Group.

Professor Alessio Lomuscio
Holds a Royal Academy of Engineering Chair in Emerging Technologies at Imperial College London, where he leads the Verification of Autonomous Systems Group.

 
 
 
 

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