Brief Bio

Alex Kendall is an award-winning artificial intelligence researcher and global technology leader. He is the CEO of Wayve, a start-up pioneering AV2.0: the next-generation approach to autonomous driving. Alex has raised over $258m from prominent global financial investors and leads a global team of world-class technologists. He was named on the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 list for contributions to technology entrepreneurship. Wayve was the first team to deploy autonomous vehicles on public roads with end-to-end deep learning and aims to be the first to deploy autonomy in 100 cities. Alex was a Research Fellow at Trinity College at the University of Cambridge, where he completed his PhD as a Woolf Fisher Scholar. Following his highly-cited and award-winning research, he founded Wayve in 2017 with the belief that now is the right time to embody artificial intelligence in the real world to reimagine autonomous mobility.

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