Riaz is a South African citizen, and the Founder and Director of Hyperion Development, which runs the largest online course platform for Computer Science (CS) and software development education in Africa.
Riaz became a Gates Cambridge scholar in 2014, and holds a MPhil in Advanced Computer Science with Distinction from King’s College at the University of Cambridge. Riaz also holds a MPhil in Technology Policy from the University of Cambridge Judge Business School which he read for as a Global Leaders Canon Collins Scholar.
Riaz completed his undergraduate degree in Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science at the University of Edinburgh in 2014, during which he was an exchange student at the University of Pennsylvania, and a research student at the University of Oxford.
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