Michael Currie

Founder & CEO - Fling

Michael Currie

Founder & CEO - Fling

Biography

Michael Currie is founder and CEO of Fling, a drone services company based in Bangkok, Thailand.  He’s a passionate advocate for the use of drones to improve urban living.

Fling is the first company in Thailand to receive permission to carry packages on drones.  Fling also provides inspection and surveying drone services and AI software for a range of large industrial customers.

Prior to founding Fling, Currie was Executive Director of OpenWorm, an Artificial Intelligence research group dedicated to the simulation of biological neural networks.

Prior to this he was a software developer with clients and employers ranging from investment management firms to investment banks on Wall Street in New York.

In his spare time, Currie since 2017 has been co-host and producer of the technology podcast Let’s Make The Future, which features entrepreneurs from Silicon Valley and around the world.

Michael earned his bachelor’s degree in Mathematical Sciences from the University of Waterloo in 2007, and earned a Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2012.

Michael was born and raised in Canada.

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