Co-founder / CEO
Co-founder / Executive Chairman
Paul leads business operations at Cerego, bringing the platform to the world and working to make sure our team and partners are successful. Before Cerego, he studied Classics as an undergrad at Harvard and grad student at Oxford, and worked as a strategy consultant with McKinsey in Chicago.
He’s a fan of languages living and dead, and takes pride in having lived on the east coast, west coast, and midwest. You’ll find him learning Norwegian and bartending facts on Cerego.
Senior UX Designer
Kit focuses on UX and learning interaction at Cerego, from product design to content creation and user feedback. She has a
Outside of work, Kit produces independent films, and loves all things Lake Tahoe (especially when there is snow). On Cerego, Kit is working on her intermediate German.
Alex is one of Cerego's
A native of Russia, he spends most of his time collecting passports and passport stamps. He enjoys sunsets, long walks on the beach, and cliches.
Jinjutha (“JJ”) works with the Cerego engineering team. Prior to joining Cerego, she studied computer science at the University of California, San Diego and worked at a number of startups.
She likes to work on social forward projects that are beneficial to the community, is a tea lover and a dogecoin millionaire.
Kyle works to create a world class experience with Cerego's iOS app. Before Cerego, he studied Computer Science at the University of California, San Diego and started his own business creating iOS apps that help people around the world become fluent in English.
Aside from work, Kyle is a competitive tennis player, and also enjoys practicing his Japanese and Korean.
John works as a web stack engineer at Cerego and has Computer Science and Music degrees from Stanford. Before Cerego, John worked as IT educator in the Peace Corps in Namibia and as a coder for an NGO health startup in India.
John enjoys eating street food, composing music on the piano, and reading novels on the metro.
Erik works on the Cerego engineering team. Before joining, he studied Statistics and Development Studies at UC Berkeley and worked at a nonprofit consultancy in San Francisco.
When he's not at work, you can find him out on his bike or
On top of the British flavour he brings to the office, Iain works with the engineers, designers and scientific advisors to improve the cutting-edge Cerego engine, understand its impact on learning and develop new features. Prior to joining Cerego he gained a PhD in Neuroinformatics and spent some time as a researcher, developing better ways to separate and measure memory processes.
Outside of work Iain enjoys walking, biking and (very) amateur photography. He’s using Cerego to brush up on his Norwegian, fill in some large gaps in his knowledge of cultural history, and learn just enough Fallout-4-related words to understand the engineers.
Director of Marketing
Michelle runs marketing at Cerego where she is responsible for brand, communications and integrated marketing efforts worldwide. Prior to joining in 2015, she helped build global demand for award-winning brands such as Continuum, Sermo, join.me, and Xively IoT. She also worked for several marketing and content agencies as a copywriter, brand planner and content strategist.
Her excitement for Cerego stems from her interest in lifelong learning, social science, and improving the human experience. Always with a camera, and often with a pen, you’re likely to find her pursuing her interests in photography, wellness, and the great outdoors. If it’s snowing, all bets are off.
Mobile Engineer (Android)
Julia is Cerego's Visual Designer. She's a self-taught designer who studied Psychology at UC Santa Barbara. Outside of work, Julia enjoys drinking boba tea, making personalized greeting cards for people she
Director of Sales, Cerego for Business
Having successfully cut his teeth in the ed tech space over the last three years, Eric is focused on expanding and scaling Cerego’s corporate and vocational partnerships and brings a multitude of startup sales experience, insight and energy to help solve how companies train their employees around their individual learning needs.
While his record is devoid of any academic honors of consequence he is a massive Everton Football Club supporter, coffee enthusiast and always ready to explore. On Cerego at the time of this writing he was learning about Fabien Cousteau's ground breaking Mission 31 ocean exploration project.
Eddie works as a QA Engineer on the Engineering team. He also answers customer support inquiries. He is excited to work at Cerego and promote effective ways to learn and he believes that learning how to learn is a key skill for the 21st century.
Outside of work, Eddie enjoys
Michael works as a data scientist focused on natural language processing. He has a M.S. in physics from UC Berkeley and conducted research in ed tech before starting at Cerego.
Outside of work, Mike enjoys rock climbing internationally and around the bay area.
Full Stack Engineer
Customer Success Manager
Ellison leads customer success at
An avid traveler, he has explored more than 15 countries across 5 continents and enjoys hiking, listening to _Rock en Español_, and immersing himself in foreign languages and cultures. On Cerego, he’s brushing up on his Spanish.