Jon Reynolds is CEO of SwiftKey, the award-winning language technology company. He was named ‘Young Tech Entrepreneur of the Year’ (2013) at the Europioneers. Jon co-founded SwiftKey in 2008, aged just 22. It is now a globally successful company with a staff of 145. The SwiftKey Keyboard app for Android has been No 1 in 58 countries on Google Play and overall, the company’s software features on more than 200 million devices. It uses Artificial Intelligence to learn from each user and accurately predict their next word. SwiftKey has been named the No 1 hottest startup in London by Wired magazine and ranked the 6th most innovative mobile business in the world by Fast Company. Jon has an MA in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge and an Advanced Diploma in Management Accountancy, CIMA. Prior to starting SwiftKey, he worked as a civil servant in the British government.
General Assembly and Quartz Present: The Future of the Mobile Web
Quartz and GA present a fireside chat on the future of mobile