Profile: Eben Upton (1996)
Raspberry Pi Co-Founder Eben Upton discusses the hypothesis that started Raspberry Pi, increasing computer science access and what’s next on his list.
Eben is Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Raspberry Pi. He was Director of Studies in Computer Science at St John's from 2004–07. It was during this time that he had the idea for Raspberry Pi. Eben was made CBE in Queen Elizabeth II's Birthday Honours, June 2016. He was made a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (FREng) in 2017, a Distinguished Fellow of the British Computer Society (DFBCS) in 2019 and an Honorary Fellow of St John's in 2020.