Eric Diep is a Canadian software engineer, product designer, and founder of manifold.xyz.

Previously co-founder of A Thinking Ape Entertainment (acquired by Embracer Group), creator of Pineapple Games, exec producer of Code 8 (#1 movie on Netflix USA in April 2020), and angel investor in over a dozen companies in technology and consumer media. Eric is co-author of US Patent 8918725 for systems and methods to support real-time chat on mobile devices.

Eric studied mathematics at University of Waterloo before dropping out for Y Combinator startup school in 2007. He currently resides in the Pacific Northwest.