James Ma

James Ma

Product Manager

James Ma received his BA in Computer Science at the University of Toronto where he specialized in Software Engineering. James is a product leader with over 10 years of experience working across a broad range of industries with an emphasis on cloud computing, developer experience, and open-source software. At Zapata, James is dedicated to cultivating and expanding our unique, opinionated, and disciplined approach to modern quantum computing and to empower the platform team to bring our quantum platform to the world.


Question & Answer

What is a problem you dream of solving (with quantum)?

To one day let UPS drivers make left turns.

What’s your superpower?

I can take flour, water, salt and yeast and turn it into bread.

What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?

I must not fear, fear is the mind killer.