David Braben

Member of the Advisory Panel

David Braben is the CEO of Frontier Developments plc, a major games studio headquartered in Cambridge that he founded in 1994.

David has been in the games industry for over three decades. He studied Natural Sciences at Jesus College, University of Cambridge, specialising in Electrical Science in his final year. He then went on to study Computer Science. David sits on the BAFTA Games Board, is a Trustee of the Raspberry Pi Foundation and a Fellow of the Institute of Engineering and Technology. He is also the Chairman of the Government Skillset board for approval of University courses.