William Tunstall-Pedoe

Founder

Evi (now Amazon Alexa)

About William

William is an entrepreneur and angel investor with a focus on AI. He founded voice assistant startup Evi which was acquired by Amazon and was then a key member of the team that defined, built and launched Alexa. He left in 2016.

William has 65+ angel investments and mentors tech startups for the Creative Destruction Lab – an early stage Canadian incubator shortly coming to Oxford UK.

William also wrote the AI software that created the anagrams in the Da Vinci Code and once got lots of press for calculating that April 11th 1954 was the most boring day in history.