Dr Thomas French


Thomas joined Sandtable in 2012 with a doctorate in Informatics. His thesis focussed on simulation optimisation problems.

As CTO, Thomas is responsible for Sandtable’s technical direction, using a cutting edge tech stack to deliver, Sandman, a cloud-based platform for agile, scalable agent-based modelling. He’s particularly proud of winning two prestigious SMART grants to support Sandman development. His technical interests are in distributed systems, in particular for large-scale simulation and optimisation.

Outside of work, he’s into electronic music, reading, spin and squash.