James Gupta is founder and chief executive of Leeds-based Synap.

The e-learning and quiz platform Synap provides an education which uses AI to create personalised multiple choice quizzes based on student’s strengths and weaknesses.

Founded when Gupta was just 23, Synap combines neuroscience research and AI to help people learn more in less time.

Gupta also advises on several healthcare and education start-ups and received the prestigious ‘Duke of York Young Entrepreneur Award’ for his first company JumpIn, which was acquired by Addison Lee in 2013 for £180,000.