A Chrome extension to remove faces and names in LinkedIn profiles and searches, to reduce the effects of unconscious bias on recruiters.
An open-source list of London tech meetups, categorised by languages, technologies, groups for beginners, and for underrepresented groups.
A meetup that does what it says on the (biscuit) tin - work on your coding side projects alongside other friendly coders and baked goods.
I have lead redesign and branding processes for YC-backed non-profit 80,000 Hours, kids learn to code platform Code Kingdoms and a number of SMEs. I also love illustration - both digital and on paper.
I regularly speak at and moderate panels for conferences, tech events and workshops. Topics include software engineering, entrepreneurship, unconscious bias and effective charitable giving.
I am always interested in speaking opportunities - feel free to get in touch.
I'm a software engineer based in London, where I work at Twitter, writing mostly Scala.
I've worked with a number of early stage startups, on projects ranging from developing AI personal assistants to teaching over 200 kids to code. I have a soft spot for Clojure and functional programming.
My academic background is in Politics, Philosophy and Economics, and I have a particular interest in the effects of unconscious bias in hiring processes.