Ed Newton-Rex is the Founder & CEO of Jukedeck, where he and his team are building AI that can compose original music.
Ed learnt to code in order to start Jukedeck, which now comprises a team of 20 musicians and engineers. Jukedeck has won the Startup Battlefield at TechCrunch Disrupt and a Cannes Innovation Lion, as well as being named one of WIRED’s Hottest European Startups.
Ed spent his childhood writing and performing music, graduating from Cambridge University with a double-starred First in Music in 2010. He is a published composer, and wrote music for choirs and theatre before starting Jukedeck.