Meet the Innovators Under 35 - Group 6

Severin Hacker, Duolingo

A novel approach to learning languages is making the Web more accessible.

Severin Hacker, Cofounder and CTO, Duolingo

Severin Hacker is a Swiss computer scientist and the cofounder and CTO of Duolingo, the largest language-learning platform in the world. He received a bachelor's degree from ETH Zurich and a Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University.


Innovators Under 35
individuals whose superb technical work promises to shape the coming decades through the development of new technology or the creative application of existing technologies to solve problems.