Eric Diep is a Canadian developer, co-founder of manifold.xyz and advocate for creative sovereignty

Previously co-founder of A Thinking Ape (acquired by $EMBRAC), creator of Pineapple Games, producer of Code 8 (#1 on Netflix 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.