Founder and CEO of the startup Snips, specialising in Artificial Intelligence. Rand started coding when he was 10 years old, creating a social network at 14 and a web agency at 15, before embarking on machine learning at the age of 18. He started his PhD in bioinformatics at 21.
The MIT Technology Review named him a TR35(innovator under 35 of the year). He has been chosen by the French government to lead the "impact of AI on the economy and employment" programme within France’s overall Artificial Intelligence strategy. He teaches Artificial Intelligence & Business to Masters students at Sciences Po.