Alex Housley


Technical founder and creator of big ideas. Currently CEO at Seldon, a predictive analytics platform that helps some of the leading media and e-commerce companies to boost engagement and conversion. Our machine learning algorithms are hard at work in the background to help hundreds of millions of individuals discover the things they love.

Creator of Genome Laser, the world's first public genome broadcast via laser at Burning Man 2013. Dr Charles Townes (inventor of the laser and Nobel Prize winner) and Dr Jonathan Rothberg (inventor of high-speed genome sequencing) and were the first people to have their genomes broadcast via laser. Featured in WIRED and Huffington Post.

Previously founded a global WiFi hotspot locator that helped millions of people get connected whilst on the move.

  • Work
    • Seldon
  • Education
    • Stowe