Steve is a Venture Partner at firstminute capital focusing on AI and Deep Tech.
As VP of AIML at GSK, he utilizes AI to discover medicines and diagnose patients. Previously at DeepMind, he worked on AlphaFold and data center optimization, leading the Product team responsible for integrating DeepMind's technology into Google. With prior experience at Google, working on Google Maps, Gmail, and Google Search, Steve has a strong background in product development.
During the Arab Spring, he launched speak2tweet to enable social media access during internet disruptions. Leaving an unfinished Ph.D. in AI at Sussex, he co-founded startups like Runtime Collective, later becoming brandwatch.com. Steve holds an M.A. in History from Oxford and an M.Sc. in Computer Science from UCL.