Jon Reynolds

Jon Reynolds

Jon Reynolds

Co-founder, SwiftKey

Jon Reynolds co-founded SwiftKey (now part of Microsoft) in 2008, and has since been named ‘Young Tech Entrepreneur of the Year’ (2013) at the Europioneers, one of the 2015 Forbes ’30 Under 30′ for Consumer Technology, and was awarded an MBE in 2016 for services to technology. Jon holds a MA in Physics from the University of Cambridge and prior to founding SwiftKey, worked as a civil servant in the British Government.

SwiftKey is best known for its smart typing technology which learns from each user to accurately autocorrect and predict their most-likely next word, and features on more than 300 million devices to date. The company was named the No 1 hottest startup in London by Wired magazine, ranked top 5 in Fast Company’s list of the most innovative productivity companies in the world and has won a clutch of awards for its innovative products and workplace.