Marcus Endicott

As of 2020, Marcus L Endicott (ML Endicott) is finishing a Master of Creative Industries on virtual human systems (AI in VR). He has two years experience on the ground in Bangalore (Bengaluru, Karnataka), 2013 – 2015, and remains active as co-organizer of the 2,000+ member Bangalore Robotics Meetup as well as the 500+ member Facebook group, Chatbot Developers Bangalore.

Marcus Endicott specializes in artificial intelligence programming, creating intelligent bots in 3D virtual worlds. He has written and published four books, including the first book about travel information on the Internet in 1994, The Electronic Traveler. Marcus Endicott was born in Australia of American parents, educated in Switzerland, and speaks three languages, English, German and Portuguese.

Adetayo Bamiduro

Adetayo Bamiduro is the Cofounder and CEO of Metro Africa Xpress (MAX) – a last-mile delivery platform that uses proprietary apps, maps and motorcycles to provide express delivery to retailers in Africa.


Adetayo graduated top 2% in his Computer Science Class at the University of Ibadan and earned his MBA from 2 of the world’s most prestigious institutions – MIT in the USA and London Business School in the UK. Before founding MAX, Adetayo worked as a Developer, Product Manager and Management Consultant across 4 continents for global companies such as PwC, Shell and Dalberg.


During his MBA program, Adetayo was awarded the MIT Legatum and MasterCard Fellowships to develop MAX. After graduating in summer 2015, Adetayo launched MAX and immediately led his team to remarkable success. Within 3 months, MAX grew 1500% and signed up over 100 retailers including


In September 2015, MAX became the first startup from Africa to join the exclusive Techstars New York Startup Accelerator Program. By December 2015, MAX had set another record as the 1st technology startup from Africa to win 1st runner-up at Techcrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield in London.


MAX is on a mission to fix Africa’s broken urban delivery and transport system using proprietary apps that connect independent drivers to businesses and consumers in real-time. MAX clocked 20,000 deliveries in July 2016 and is on its way to becoming Africa’s No 1 Urban Transport Network.