“Will is the founder and CEO of Hummingbird Technologies Ltd. The vision for which came to him on a hospital bed during a two-year fight with cancer. Happily recovered, Will is now realising that vision, using the most advanced machine learning and computer vision techniques to deliver actionable insights on crop health.
The company, which is backed by investors including James Dyson and Horizons Ventures, has won numerous awards including the CogX Best AI AgTech Product and the 2019 KPMG UK Best British Startup.
Will gives us an inspiring account of how he and the team are optimising sustainable farming practices and transforming the agricultural industry.
The release of this interview comes at an opportune time for Will and team who have just closed a £7m round led by SALIC – Saudi Agricultural and Livestock Investment Company.“