About us

iKVA’s technology is founded on research from Cambridge University’s Computer Lab with many of the prime researchers coming together to form the iKVA team.

iKVA retains and benefits from deep links with the University which enables ongoing cutting edge evolution of iKVA’s products and services.

Management team

Founder & CTO
Dr Richard Mortier

Fellow, President and Reader in Computing and Human-Data Interaction at Cambridge University. Former Horizon Transitional Fellow at the Horizon Institute.

Jon Horden MBA

20+ years senior leadership in the digital industry including CEO of PrismaStar (successful trade sale in 2015), Founder and CEO of British Gas’ digital division Local Heroes, and CEO of HomeServe Labs incubating smart home IoT devices.

Dr Liang Wang

Senior researcher at Cambridge University, PhD in Computer Networks from University of Helsinki Former technical lead at Nokia research and Intel Software Innovator.

Prof Jon Crowcroft

Professor of Communication Systems at Cambridge University’s Computer Laboratory and Chair of the Programme Committee at the Alan Turing Institute.

Dr Chris Doran

Entrepreneur in Residence at Cambridge Enterprise and Director of Studies at Sidney Sussex College Cambridge. Former founder and CEO of Geomerics (exit to ARM in 2013).