Nick D'Aloisio


Nick D'Aloisio is the founder of Summly, a technology which automatically summarises and simplifies text based content. Before founding SummlyNick created Facemood, a service which used sentiment analysis to determine the mood of Facebook users, and SongStumblr, a geosocial music discovery service. In July 2011 Summly secured a seed round from Horizons Ventures, the private investment arm of Li Ka-Shing. The app has had over 150,000 downloads since its launch in early December 2011 and has been featured by Apple as their App of the Week in the UK and other regions. Nick has been profiled by publications such as Forbes, Fortune and the BBC for his entrepreneurial success and interest in artificial intelligence.