Mustafa Suleyman

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Mustafa Suleyman is a British entrepreneur, co-founder of artificial intelligence/machine learning company DeepMind Technologies, acquired by Google.[1] He is also co-founder of Reos Partners,[2] a global conflict resolution firm specialising in addressing complex social challenges.[3][4]

Career[edit]

At 19, Suleyman dropped out of Oxford University to set up the Muslim Youth Helpline,[5][6] a telephone counseling service to help young Muslims overcome barriers in employment, sexuality, mental health and more. He then worked as a policy officer for the Mayor of London Ken Livingstone. Mustafa went on to help start Reos Partners, a conflict resolution consultancy. He has also worked for the UN, The Dutch Government and WWF as a negotiator and facilitator.[5]

Suleyman co-founded DeepMind Technologies, a leading AI company and became its Chief Product Officer. DeepMind was bought by Google in 2014 and he became Head of Applied AI at Google DeepMind.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Google DeepMind". Retrieved 28 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Reos Partners". Reos Partners. Retrieved 28 January 2016. 
  3. ^ http://social-labs.org/about/endorsements
  4. ^ "People - Reos Partners". Reos Partners. Retrieved 28 January 2016. 
  5. ^ a b c "Mustafa Suleyman - Sciences & technology in the service of society". Retrieved 28 January 2016. 
  6. ^ "BBC NEWS - UK - What happens if you are Muslim and gay?". Retrieved 28 January 2016.