Jaan Tallinn, Curriculum Vitae (May 2012)
2011-present: Personalized Medicine, co-founder. Responsible for technical architecture as well as overall strategy.
2005-present: Ambient Sound Investments, partner. Responsible for technical review of investment proposals.
2003-present: Skype, founding engineer. Responsible for the overall architecture and major components of core library that underlies Skype client functionality on all platforms.
2002: Joltid, senior software developer. Responsible for partly designing and implementing the peer-to-peer network system.
2000-2001: KaZaA, senior software developer. Responsible for partly designing and implementing the peer-to-peer network system.
1999-2000: Everyday.com, senior software developer. Responsible for partly designing and implementing the multilingual web portal.
1990-1999: Bluemoon Interactive, senior software developer. Participated in developing a number of computer games (Skyroads, Thunder Brigade, etc) and other software ranging from music editors to communications libraries for internet banking.
Co-founder of Cambridge Project for Existential Risk (cser.org).
Member of Estonian President’s Academic Advisory Board (Mõttekoda)
1990-2000 Tartu University, BSc in Theoretical Physics
fluent: Estonian, English
beginner: Russian, German, Japanese
Born: 14-Feb-1972 in Tallinn, Estonia