team.

The most committed, deepest bench in quantum computing.

By The Numbers

Our team is creating breakthroughs
in quantum.

35
Quantum Scientists
36
Quantum Engineers
36
PhDs
494
Author Credits in Peer-Reviewed Quantum and Related Publications
73686
Research Citations
53
Patent Families

Leadership and Founders

Christopher Savoie
Christopher Savoie, Ph.D., JD
CEO & Co-Founder
Yudong Cao
Yudong Cao, Ph.D.
CTO & Co-Founder
Gregg Carman
Gregg Carman
Chief Revenue Officer
Mimi Flanagan
Mimi Flanagan
Chief Financial Officer
Katherine Londergan
Katherine Londergan
Chief Marketing Officer
Jeff Greene
Jeff Greene
General Counsel
Alan Aspuru-Guzik
Alan Aspuru-Guzik, Ph.D.
Professor at University of Toronto & Co-Founder
Jhonathan Romero Fontalvo
Jhonathan Romero Fontalvo, Ph.D.
Director, Professional Services & Co-Founder
Peter Johnson
Peter Johnson, Ph.D.
Lead Research Scientist & Co-Founder
Jonathan P. Olson (Jonny)
Jonathan P. Olson (Jonny), Ph.D.
Associate Director, Quantum Science IP & Co-Founder
Jay Liu
Jay Liu
Vice President of Product
Greg Ramsay
Greg Ramsay
Vice President of Corporate Operations
Eric Reuthe
Eric Reuthe
Vice President of Engineering
Steven N. Stern
Steven N. Stern
Vice President, Customer Solutions
Michael D. Warren
Michael D. Warren
Vice President Global Sales
Nicole Fitchpatric
Nicole Fitchpatric
Deputy General Counsel; Ethics and Compliance Officer
Witold W. Kowalczyk
Witold W. Kowalczyk
Director, Global Strategic Partnerships

We founded Zapata to develop quantum algorithms and software that deliver real-world advances for applications on near term quantum computers.

Christopher Savoie, CEO & Co-Founder

Board Members

Christopher Savoie
Christopher Savoie, Ph.D., JD
CEO & Co-Founder
Alan Aspuru-Guzik
Alan Aspuru-Guzik, Ph.D.
Professor at University of Toronto & Co-Founder
Gil Beyda
Gil Beyda
Founder & Managing Partner of Genacast Ventures
Mark Cupta
Mark Cupta
Managing Director, Prelude Ventures
Rhonda Germany Ballintyn
Rhonda Germany Ballintyn
Board Director; Chair & President Family Foundation; Retired CSO & CMO Honeywell
Clark Golestani
Clark Golestani
Managing Director, C Sensei Group LLC
Jeff Huber
Jeff Huber
Co-Founder & General Partner, Triatomic Capital; Former SVP of Google Ads, Apps, Maps, and Google[x]
Dana Jones
Dana Jones
Board Director; CEO, RealPage, Inc.
Charles Kane
Charles Kane
Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management

Strong teams built around innovation in quantum algorithms are going to be the key to make these advances practical and widely available.​

Alan Aspuru-Guzik, Co-Founder

Scientific Advisory Board

Alan Aspuru-Guzik
Alan Aspuru-Guzik, Ph.D.
Professor at University of Toronto & Co-Founder
Peter Love
Peter Love
Chair of the Zapata SAB, Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Tufts University
Andrew Childs
Andrew Childs
Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Institute for Advanced Computer Studies at the University of Maryland
Jens Eisert
Jens Eisert
Professor of Quantum Physics at Freie Universität Berlin
Aram Harrow
Aram Harrow
Professor of Physics at the MIT Center for Theoretical Physics
Arthur M. Jaffe
Arthur M. Jaffe
Landon T. Clay Professor of Mathematics and Theoretical Science at Harvard
Will Oliver
Will Oliver
Henry Ellis Warren (1894) Professor in EECS, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences & Professor of Physics, Lincoln Laboratory Fellow at MIT, Director of the MIT Center for Quantum Engineering, and Associate Director of the MIT Research Laboratory of Electronics

To realize the full promise of quantum computing will take time, science, and engineering – across the board. Zapata has brought together a fantastic team of researchers who want to work with academia and industry to develop tomorrow’s quantum algorithms.

Will Oliver, Associate Professor MIT