Obum Ekeke OBE

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Head of Education Partnerships, DeepMind

Obum Ekeke currently leads DeepMind’s efforts to build an AI ecosystem that supports inclusive and equitable use of AI to maximise benefit to society. He has dedicated his career towards enabling people from underrepresented groups to access a quality computing and AI education, and to thrive in whatever career they choose to pursue afterwards.

In 2022, Obum was awarded an OBE in the New Year Honours List for services to computing and AI education, and championing diversity and inclusion in the tech sector.