James Farrar is founder & director of Worker Info Exchange. After leaving a career in tech James became in activist for worker rights in the gig economy. Together with Yaseen Aslam, he is the lead claimant in the landmark worker rights case against Uber recently decided in favour of workers by the UK Supreme Court. James founded Worker Info Exchange having realized that surveillance and hidden unfair algorithmic management would be the next stage in the battle for worker rights in the gig economy.
Cansu Safak is a researcher with experience in investigating artificial intelligence and data driven technologies, particularly in the fields of policing, welfare and public sector procurement. She previously worked with the Ada Lovelace Institute, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism and Big Brother Watch.
Lucy MacEwan joined Worker Info Exchange in 2023 as Digital Rights Caseworker. Lucy developed an interest in digital rights whilst studying for her MA in Human Rights from University College London, focusing her dissertation on the impact of curated newsfeeds on the right to freedom of thought. Previously Lucy's work focused on human rights protection in the Former Soviet Union region.