London, UK – Eigen Technologies, the global provider of natural language processing (NLP) technology, has appointed Darren Clarke as its new VP of Engineering. Darren joins Eigen from Dab Gaming, where he served as Chief Technology Officer. He brings thirty years of experience in software engineering at companies such as Dab Gaming, VISA Europe, Flextech Television and Walt Disney. Darren’s appointment marks the next phase in Eigen’s growth since the company completed its £13m ($17.5m) Series A funding round in June 2018, co-led by Goldman Sachs PSI and Temasek.
Co-founder and CEO of Eigen Technologies Dr. Lewis Z. Liu said:
“Software engineering is at the heart of what Eigen does, so I am delighted to welcome Darren to the company. I have no doubt that his specialist expertise in system architecture and his experience as both a CTO and co-founder will be invaluable to Eigen as we continue to grow. His appointment shows our continuing commitment to the highest standards and technical expertise in software engineering.”
Darren Clarke, VP Engineering, said:
“Leading great engineering teams at companies such as Eigen has been the best and most exciting part of my career. With Eigen, I knew from the start that this was a special company, with truly innovative technology, and a top-class engineering team. I am excited to be working with such a talented group of individuals and, in Lewis, a leader who has built such a remarkable business so quickly.”