Press center

Get the latest news, images and other media assets from Xayn. For all press and media inquiries, please reach out to our PR team.

To get an overview of our company – here are the numbers.

press
3 founders
Leif-Nissen Lundbæk (Ph.D.), Professor Michael Huth (Ph.D.), Felix Hahmann
12
nationalities
28
employees
30%
Ph.D.s
9.5 Mio
investment led by Earlybird VC
2017
founded as
XAIN AG
2017
Winner of the 1st Porsche Innovation Contest

About Xayn

Xayn is a privacy-protecting search alternative that enables users to gain back control over the algorithms and provides them with a smooth user-experience. Using the latest AI technology made in Europe, the company ushers in a new generation of user-friendly privacy tech – making privacy available for everyone.  

The AI company started as a research project at The University of Oxford and Imperial College London by Leif-Nissen Lundbæk (Ph.D.) and Professor Michael Huth. Together with Felix Hahmann, they founded the tech company in 2017.

To this day, that academic vision remains with a workforce comprised of 30% PhDs. The company’s open-source framework for federated analytics and learning, XayNet, is the basis of the privacy-protecting personalised search engine Xayn.

The Berlin-based company has received investment funding of 9.5 million EURO by Earlybird VC as well as Dominik Schiener. Xayn has worked with corporations such as Porsche, Daimler, Deutsche Bahn, and Siemens.

Company announcements

Media material box and plant near the box to display that we like plants

Media material

Feel free to download and use our material for your reporting about us.

Contact information

Dr. Clara Herdeanu - Head of Communications
You’re writing a story about data privacy, you’re looking for an expert on AI or want to be put on our media list?
For all media inquiries, please contact:
Dr. Clara Herdeanu
Head of Communications

Reach out to us
on
Social Media

You want to stay up to date with everything that’s
happening at Xayn? Follow us on: