A dynamic duo joins Connected Intelligence – EC and Sam are the co-CEOs of Poppy, the world’s most advanced biosafety intelligence system for indoor spaces. EC and Sam talk about the unique advantages and challenges of being a Co-CEO team, building and scaling companies, life in the digital era, and the transformational technology they are building at Poppy.
EC (known to some as Elizabeth Caley) has been building and leading fast-growing global technology companies over the last 20 years. Prior to starting Poppy, she was the Chief Operating Officer of Meta, an artificial intelligence company focused on accelerating science. In 2017, Meta was acquired by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan’s philanthropic organization.
Sam Molyneux is a scientist and entrepreneur who has focused his work on the problem of how scientific information is organized in the modern world. Inspired by the challenges he faced as a cancer genomics researcher at the University of Toronto, Sam co-founded Meta, an artificial intelligence company that is transforming how scientific knowledge is experienced and consumed.