Barrett believes in the power of entertainment and education to transform billions of lives.
Known for being one of the “fathers of electronic ink”, as an MIT undergrad Barrett developed the technology behind the Amazon Kindle e-reader, which has since delivered billions of e-books and revolutionized the print industry.
With more than 70 patents to his name, Barrett has been recognized by The World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer, and is an inductee of the US National Inventors Hall of Fame.
Barrett is an alumnus of the Stanford Graduate School of Business and holds a B.S. in Mathematics from MIT.