About us

Zapata Computing was established in 2017, with an aim to commercialize software quantum computing technologies developed at Harvard University.

Executive team

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

CEO

Michael Warren

Michael Warren

VP Business Development

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

CSO

Tim Hirzel

Tim Hirzel

Director of Engineering

Mark Zuroff

Mark Zuroff

CFO

Scientific team

Yudong Cao, PhD

Yudong Cao, PhD

Founder

Jonathan Olson, PhD

Jonathan Olson, PhD

Founder

Peter Johnson, PhD

Peter Johnson, PhD

Founder

Borja Peropadre, PhD

Borja Peropadre, PhD

Senior Scientist

Jonathan Romero

Jonathan Romero

Founder

Board Members and Observers

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

CEO

Reed Sturtevant

Reed Sturtevant

General Partner at The Engine

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

CSO

 Mark Cupta

Mark Cupta

Principal at Prelude Ventures (Board Observer)

Russ Wilcox

Russ Wilcox

Partner at Pillar VC