Chirp is the global leader in data-over-sound communications. We are a fast growing B2B technology company with a lean team of the world's finest in their respective areas of expertise. Our technology was and continues to be developed by some of the world's leading scientific minds and leading acoustic technologists and engineers.

Years of unparalleled scientific research and successful launches around the world with various major clients, have cemented Chirp as the leader in the space.

Operations assistant


Jamie has previously worked for startups in the financial and transportation sectors. Jamie deals with bookkeeping, admin, along with assisting with Chirp's other operational requirements. He also has a BA in International Relations.

Chief Operating Officer


Mike is a Software Engineering and Operations leader with over 10 years experience delivering software projects and leading teams and business operations to success. Experienced at managing client and internal teams through multiple work streams, and a master at operational process streamlining and efficiency, Mike is adept at running agile development processes coupled with being a skilled mobile strategist.

Chief Science Officer

Dr. Dan

Dan has numerous publications and patent filings spanning digital signal processing, audio and communications. His PhD (Goldsmiths, University of London) applied high-performance computing to unanswered questions in computational biology. He now leads Chirp’s research into next-generation audio communication technologies.



Damien completed 2 years of a Higher School Preparatory Class in mathematics before joining EPITA, a French engineering school in computing. He did the CERES specialisation (Computing Engineering for Real-time and Embedded Systems). As intern, Damien worked 4 months at the French customs administration. At Chirp, Damien's main focus is to adapt our technology to work on embedded systems, which are tiny systems with little memory and low CPU power.

Chief Solutions Architect


Adam is a multi domain creative technologist who following several years at the forefront of financial trading's move to digital, cofounded the FinTech AI Platform Trading.co.uk. After technology consulting with Accenture on the Argos and Sainsbury Digital Transformations (£300M) he was most recently a founding member of the Britvic Soft-drinks (FTSE250) New Technology Team leading Digital B2B Solutions and innovation across all Britvic Customers.

Executive Chairman


With over 20 years’ in leadership roles, currently Chairman of White Springs Ltd and recently CEO of Myriad Group, a Swiss listed mobile technology specialist. Stephen has had significant exposure to developing tech businesses from start up through to exit, with a focus on sales, marketing, business development, strategy and the fundraising.

Senior Engineer


Dinu is a passionate software engineer with over 5 years of comprehensive experience in software development. As a project leader, he has worked in an agile environment with a large scale of technologies and languages starting from hardware programming like Arduino and finishing with mobile and web applications development.

Chief Technology Officer


James's academic focus spans degrees in Acoustics and Sonic Art and doctoral research in Human-Computer Interfaces with Sound, and has since been involved in engineering and strategy at multiple startups. At Chirp he is responsible for managing the technology and development direction. He works with Chirp's external partners to integrate and promote the use of the technology in their products.

SVP Engineering


Quentin brings 7 years of experience in cloud computing and infrastructure management including software development best practices, devops, cloud computing and microservices. Quentin joined Chirp to focus on his core interest of information security and infrastructure and here is responsible for these functions in addition to leading the team’s engineering efforts across multiple platforms.

Chief Marketing Officer


Ada is a marketing expert with over 10 years experience whose work portfolio includes BSkyB, Hearst Magazines and The Walt Disney Company. She specialises in strategic brand planning, communication and growth marketing and has been instrumental in developing a number of go-to-market plans for new product launches. Most recently Ada lead the Disney customer acquisition function for DisneyLife - the newly launched subscription service. At Chirp she is responsible for ensuring Chirp enters the next phase of accelerated growth both locally and globally.



Joe has a passion for both audio and technology, and everything in between. With a background in Electronic Engineering and several years experience working with embedded systems and across the full web stack, his focus is to continue the development of Chirp technologies.

Chief Commercial Officer

James Abdool

James is a commercial professional and executive coach whose passion lies in delivering exceptional customer service in the digital world. James joined the family business providing in-store music to restaurants in the UK before becoming Managing Director, growing the business internationally and leading a trade sale in 2007. James ran a leading SaaS based content management software company, EnQii, across EMEA before setting up the international operations for PlayNetwork Inc. Most recently James has worked with MediaZest Plc shaping their sales strategy in the retail sector and was the Partner heading up Digital Experience at Arcadis.

Research Technician


Amogh is applying his MSc research in Sound and Music Computing to Chirp’s digital signal processing tech stack, measuring performance metrics and prototyping new techniques.



Diego is passionate about technology, music and audio. with over 3 years of software engineering experience and recent graduate in Computer Science and Audio Engineering his focus is to continue the development of Chirp technologies.

Research Engineer


Adib's experience in audio span a wide range of areas, including sound engineering, signal processing, machine learning, vocal analysis, and audio perception. He holds a BSc in Audio Technology and is currently finishing up a PhD in the Centre for Digital Music at Queen Mary University of London. Adib joined Chirp to focus on researching machine listening and intelligent audio systems.

Our Partners

The leading brands from more than 90 countries use Chirp technology in their products and services. Successful launches around the world with various major clients, including Hijinx™ for the official Beat Bugs toys to accompany the Emmy-award winning Netflix TV series, Shuttl in India for their ticketing and bus transportation solution, global leader Amdocs for their telecommunications mobile wallet and MNO solutions, and Activision Blizzard for their latest installment of their $3bn Skylanders franchise - Skylanders Imaginators - have cemented Chirp as the leader in the space.

ITC Infotech

ITC Infotech is a specialized global full service technology solutions provider, led by Business and Technology Consulting. ITC Infotech’s Digitaligence@work infuses technology with domain, data, design, and differentiated delivery to significantly enhance experience and efficiency, enabling its clients differentiate and disrupt the business. The company caters to enterprises in Supply Chain based industries (CPG, retail, manufacturing, hi-tech) and services (banking, financial services and insurance, airline, hospitality) through a combination of traditional and newer business models, as a long-term sustainable partner. ITC Infotech is a fully-owned subsidiary of ITC Ltd, one of India’s foremost private sector companies. With a market capitalization of over US$ 42 billion and turnover of US$ 8 billion, ITC Limited is acknowledged as one of India’s most valuable business corporations. It has been ranked as India’s most admired company by a survey conducted by Fortune India, in association with Hay Group.

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Dynepic is a women-owned, veteran-owned business that is the brain child of Co-Founders Krissa Watry, an MIT educated engineer, and Jacqueline Arn, a 40+ year educator. Krissa, along with Jacque, has set out on a mission to inspire the next generation by providing them a safe connection with technology so they can gain the necessary skills at a young age to be inspired to invent their future. Dynepic, a National Science Foundation funded company, is currently hard at work to launch its first service called iOKids - a secure, social gateway to enable kid's connection into the digital world, all under the watchful eye of the parent. iOKids will make it easy for brands to build and launch social and community experiences for kids, all while parents can easily manage who their children interact with online

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Hijinx™ is a creative toy company focused on understanding how people play. Hijinx™ use that insight to create memorable play experiences for kids of all ages. Hijinx™ have a team of seasoned professionals who ardently pursue all forms of toy innovation, including Hijinx Alive™ to create toys that change how children interact with content.

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Unified Inbox

UIB is a global intelligent IoT messaging company focused on smart homes, smart cities, and smart enterprises. UIB’s UnificationEngine™ platform brings together AI with IoT and unified messaging to enable people to message their things as easily as they message their friends, on the communications channels they use most.

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Visual Vocal

Visual Vocal turns Virtual Reality into business productivity - creating better communication workflows for large, complex design projects. Visual Vocal was incubated within the halls of NBBJ, a global innovator and renowned architectural firm.

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Amdocs is the market leader in customer experience software solutions and services for the world’s largest communications, entertainment and media service providers. For more than 30 years, Amdocs solutions, which include BSS, OSS, network control, optimization and network functions virtualization, coupled with professional and managed services, have accelerated business value for its customers by simplifying business complexity, reducing costs and delivering a world-class customer experience.

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Activision Blizzard is the world's most successful standalone interactive entertainment company whose portfolio includes some of the biggest franchises in all of entertainment, developed by the teams at Activision Publishing, Blizzard Entertainment, King Digital Entertainment, Activision Blizzard Studios, Major League Gaming, and their independent studios, including Toys for Bob, Infinity Ward, Sledgehammer Games and Treyarch.

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Formed in 2015, due to issues with a nascent public transport system that has struggled to cope with Delhi’s growing population of over 16.5 million, Shuttl is an app based, office bus service that allows its customers to book transport using Shuttl’s vehicles, right from their mobile phone. Once a customer has made a booking, Shuttl picks up the workers along a select number of routes, guaranteeing them seats and estimations of arrival times. Within their first year of existence, Shuttl put 500 buses on Delhi’s roads, making a staggering 15,000 trips every day.

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