About Us

How can we help?

I want to know more about automated decision-making and your case studies
Please email or call us and we will talk you through how Rainbird is differentiated from the other solutions. We also have a number of informative resources including videos, podcasts and white papers.
I am looking for a Rainbird partner
No problem. Feel free to checkout our current list of partners. If you would like to chat with us about who is best suited to your project, or you think you want us to help you build an internal development capability, feel free to email or call us directly.
I am a journalist looking to write about Rainbird or AI
We are always happy to provide our opinion and contribute to editorials. Please email us.

  1. London
    Unit 7 Suna House, 65 Rivington Street,
    London EC2A 3QQ, United Kingdom

    T. 0800 612 2666
    E. engage@rainbird.ai

  2. Norwich
    Seymour House, Muspole Street,
    Norwich NR3 1DJ, United Kingdom

    T. 0800 612 2666
    E. engage@rainbird.ai

Careers

Rainbird helps businesses thrive. We’re looking for gifted, creative and technical individuals to join us in our London and Norwich offices.

We encourage anybody with relevant experience and drive to join to contact us and explore joining a business that believes in advancing people, and using the latest technologies to achieve our goals.

We are a close team, and all pitch in with everything from time to time. We work very hard and like to enjoy the company of our fun, creative, and knowledgeable colleagues. You'll get your own Apple office equipment and enjoy other great perks – including flexible terms and team breakfasts!


  1. Norwich
  2. Software Engineer
    • Position: Software Engineer
    • Closing Date: September 28, 2018
  1. London
  2. Technical Consultant Practice Lead – Heron AI
    • Position: Permanent Full Time
    • Closing Date: September 28, 2018
  1. London
  2. Forward Engineer – Heron AI
    • Position: Permanent Full Time
    • Closing Date: September 28, 2018
  1. Norwich
  2. DevOps Engineer – Heron AI
    • Position: Permanent Full Time
    • Closing Date: September 28, 2018
  1. Norwich
  2. Developer – Heron AI
    • Position: Permanent Full Time
    • Closing Date: September 28, 2018
  1. Norwich
  2. AI Consultant – Heron AI
    • Position: Permanent Full Time
    • Closing Date: September 28, 2018

Executive Team

Rainbird was founded in 2013 by repeat tech entrepreneur turned Angel Investor James Duez and AI Computer Scientist Ben Taylor, who met in a successful previous AI-powered start-up. James Loft joined the team as Chief Operations Officer in 2016.

James Duez
Executive Chairman
A fountain of business knowledge and accomplished technology innovator, James has led strategy and operations, software engineering and business development functions in a wide variety of industries.

He is an experienced entrepreneur and prolific investor who has co-founded and exited a number of highly successful and disruptive tech companies over the last 20 years.

His portfolio includes work with both Global 250 and Global 500 organisations, and advising state departments including the Ministry of Defence and the US Department of Defense.

As co-founder of Rainbird Technologies and Executive Chairman, James combines his deep business intelligence, strategic vision and extensive knowledge of multiple industries and markets to identify unique opportunities for growth.

Ben Taylor
CEO
An authority on artificial intelligence – with an encyclopaedic knowledge of its past and present – Ben is passionate about solving complex challenges through the use of innovative technologies. Where some see problems, he sees solutions.

Earlier in his career, while Director of Technology at a motor insurance start-up, he led the technical development of an award-winning AI system that revolutionised the motor insurance industry.

As the co-founder and CEO of Rainbird Technologies, Ben is the driving force behind the fusion of human expertise and automated decision-making. He continues to push the boundaries of the platform’s capabilities, enhancing and developing it to serve a variety of data-driven processes.

He holds a degree in artificial intelligence from the University of Sussex and is an active member of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence (APPG AI).
James Loft
Chief Operations Officer
A man with his finger on the pulse of an ever-evolving marketplace, James is always looking ahead to the next ‘game-changing’ advancement in artificial intelligence.

His mission: to demystify the world of ‘Applied AI’ for organisations and users alike.

With a history in innovation and service design – he previously led an artificial intelligence consultancy firm that helped companies develop AI tools to fit their business needs – he possesses an in-depth understanding of the possibilities of the technology and the key part it will play in the future of industry.

In his role as Chief Operations Officer, James is responsible for the daily business operations of the company.

A knowledge management graduate from Loughborough University, he advocates an MVP-style approach to new technology that is designed to deliver the best results in the smartest way.