About us

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

Our team

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

CEO

Artificial Intelligence and Materials Science

Michael Warren

Michael Warren

VP Business Development

Driving global innovation in the R&D IT Pharmaceutical Industry

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

CSO

Professor of Chemistry at Harvard University

Tim Hirzel

Tim Hirzel

Director of Engineering

Data science, machine learning and quantum chemistry

Mark Zuroff

Mark Zuroff

CFO

Strategically focused senior financial executive

Founding team

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

Artificial Intelligence and Materials Science

Jonathan Olson, PhD

Jonathan Olson, PhD

Quantum Optics, Communication, and Complexity Theory

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

Professor of Chemistry at Harvard University

Peter Johnson, PhD

Peter Johnson, PhD

Quantum Information Theory and Open Quantum Systems

Yudong Cao, PhD

Yudong Cao, PhD

Quantum Algorithms and Quantum Machine Learning

Jonathan Romero

Jonathan Romero

Quantum Simulation and Quantum Chemistry

Board members

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

Christopher Savoie, PhD, JD

Artificial Intelligence and Materials Science

Reed Sturtevant

Reed Sturtevant

Entrepreneur, lecturer, venture capital

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, PhD

Professor of Chemistry at Harvard University

 Mark Cupta

Mark Cupta

Advanced materials, chemicals, venture capital

Russ Wilcox

Russ Wilcox

Serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist