What Every Crypto Trader Should Know About Antoine Blondeau, Chairman of Crypto Advisory Board
Antoine Blondeau is co-founder and chairman of Sentient. A seasoned entrepreneur and investor, Antoine has 25 years of experience in the technology industry, having held senior leadership positions at Good Technology, Salesforce.com and Sybase.
Antoine’s career highlights include leading Dejima as CEO, the company that powered DARPA’s foundational CALO project that later evolved into Apple’s Siri. Antoine was also chief operating officer of Zi Corporation, whose smart text input software was embedded in hundreds of millions of devices.
Antoine is an investor, board member and advisor in a number of companies in California, New York, Greater China and Japan, and is the author or co-author of 5 patents. Antoine holds a MBA from the Paris Graduate School of Management (ESCP) and has studied at the faculties of Economics and Commerce of Chuo University in Tokyo.
His profile on LinkedIn describes him as operating out of San Francisco and Hong Kong.
It says Antoine is a visionary technology entrepreneur and investor. He is the co-founder and managing partner of Alpha Intelligence Capital, a venture capital firm investing in deep algorithmic science-based Artificial Intelligence companies worldwide. Over the past 20 years he has dedicated himself to the development of Artificial Intelligence. He was the chief executive officer of Dejima, the company that powered DARPA’s foundational CALO project that evolved into Apple’s Siri. Antoine was also chief operating officer of Nasdaq-listed Zi Corporation, whose predictive text input software was embedded in hundreds of millions of devices. He was the co-founder and chief executive officer of Sentient Technologies, a leading Bay Area AI technology startup.
Antoine has also held senior leadership positions at Good Technology, Salesforce, and Sybase. He is an advisor to Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR & Co.), Pictet et Cie.., and crypto.com.
He is the Director of Pacific I&T Ventures since April 2007, fourteen years ago, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of AIQ, a post he has held since October 2019. He is known widely as the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sentient Technologies( May 2007 – December 2016).
Sentient Technologies, a world leading artificial intelligence company specializing in evolutionary intelligence.
Sentient’s platform combines evolutionary computation, which mimics biological evolution, and deep learning, which is based on the structure of nervous systems.
Sentient’s algorithms work across as many as two million CPU cores and 5000 GPU cards across 4,000 physical sites across the world, making it one of the largest known systems dedicated to AI.