Demis Hassabis

Founder & CEO at DeepMind

Mr. Demis Hassabis is a Co-Founder of DEEPMIND TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED. Mr. Hassabis served as the Chairman and Creative Director of Elixir Studios Ltd. He joined the Lionhead Studios, where he worked as a Senior Programmer on Black & White until his departure in February 1998. He broke into the industry at the age of seventeen when he co-created Theme Park at Bullfrog. He won a record seven medals at both the 1998 and 1999 Mind Sports Olympiads, including the prestigious overall title, the Pentamind World Championship. For these achievements, he was awarded the title of International Grand Master. Mr. Hassabis graduated with a Double First Class Honors Degree in Computer Science from Cambridge University.