Who is Shivon Zilis?
Shivon Zilis is an executive known for working at Neuralink. She is an Artificial Integillengt Expert and a board member of OpenAI, an artificial intelligence research organization. She has spent years researching AI and exploring ways for human beings to get solutions for a lot of things that stress people.
Zilis has worked at Tesla on AI Projects and at Open AI as an advisor and is now a member of the board at the organization.
Shivon Zilis Age
Zilis is 36 years old as of 2022.
Shivon Zilis Parents
Zilis was born and raised in Canada to a European father and Indian mother. She is however very private when it comes to her immediate family as not much information is known about her personal life.
Shivon Zilis Education
Zilis is a Yale graduate. She studied economics and philosophy and was also part of the school’s ice hockey team.
Shivon Zilis Career
After Zilis graduated from college, she worked for IBM and later joined Bloomberg Beta in 2011 as a founding member. While there, she participated in a project to vet machine-learning start-ups.
Zilis has also worked at OpenAI and Tesla for about two years where she was able to showcase her AI expertise. At Tesla, she worked on the autopilot and chip design teams. She now works at Neuralink as a project director in the office of the CEO at Neuralink.
Additionally, Zilis co-hosts a conference every year at the University of Toronto, attended by several renowned academics, authors, founders, and people investing in the machine intelligence sector.
Zilis is now a board member of the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute and Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence, a Fellow at the Creative Destruction Lab of the University of Toronto, and a charter member of C100.
Among her achievements and recognitions, Zilis has appeared in LinkedIn’s 35 Under 35 and in Forbes’ 30 Under 30 category as a venture capitalist.
Shivon Zilis Husband
Zilis is possibly single. She rarely shares information about her personal life. Her relationship status is currently unknown.
Shivon Zilis Elon Musk Relationship
It is reported that Zilis and Elon Musk met at an event at OpenAI when Elon was the co-founder and a board member. They have been working together since 2016 until she joined Elon’s company Neuralink where they became close.
Shivon Zilis Twin Babies
Zilis and Elon Musk reportedly welcomed their twins in November 2021. The news broke out in July 2022 when the two planned to change the names of their children to have “their father’s last name” and make their mother’s surname their middle name according to court documents.
Elon Musk Children
Elon has a total of nine known children as of 2022. He has five children with his first wife Justine Wilson, two children with his on and off girlfriend Grimes, and two children with his employee Zilis.
Shivon Zilis Net Worth
Zilis has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $10 million.