About Rigetti

About Rigetti

About Rigetti
Fabricate to innovate.

Fabricate
to innovate

We design and fabricate all
our quantum chips in our
facility in Fremont, CA.

Fabricate to innovate.
Welcome to the lab.

Welcome
to the lab

Our Berkeley laboratory
houses our quantum
computing center.

Welcome to the lab.

Our Mission

At Rigetti Computing, our goal is to build the world’s most powerful computers to help solve humanity’s most important and pressing problems.

Our approach

Rigetti Computing is an integrated systems company. We build quantum computers and the superconducting quantum processors that power them. Through our Quantum Cloud Services (QCS) platform, our machines can be integrated into any public, private or hybrid cloud.

Board of directors

Chad Rigetti

Chad Rigetti

Founder And CEO, Rigetti Computing

Chad Rigetti is a quantum computing physicist and the founder and CEO of Rigetti Computing. He worked in the quantum computing group at IBM. Chad has a bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of Regina and a Ph.D. in applied physics from Yale.

Charlie Songhurst

Charlie Songhurst

Founding Partner, Katana Capital

Charlie Songhurst is a founding partner of Katana Capital and the Songhurst Group. He ran corporate strategy for Microsoft and was involved in the Yahoo commercial deal, and the Skype acquisition. Charlie received a bachelor’s degree from Oxford University in politics, philosophy, and economics.

Vijay Pande

Vijay Pande

General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

Vijay Pande is a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz. Previously, he was the Henry Dreyfus Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Structural Biology and of Computer Science at Stanford University. Vijay received a bachelor’s degree in physics from Princeton University and a Ph.D. in physics from MIT.

Peter Pace

Peter Pace

General, U.S. Marine Corps (Retired)

Peter Pace served as the 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 2005-2007, the first Marine to hold this position. In 2008, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Peter graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and holds a master's degree in administration from George Washington University.

Alissa Fitzgerald

Alissa Fitzgerald

Founder and CEO, AMFitzgerald

Alissa Fitzgerald is the founder and CEO of AMFitzgerald, a MEMS and microtechnology development company. Previously, she worked in engineering roles at various advanced technology companies. Alissa received her B.S. and M.S. from MIT, and her Ph.D. from Stanford University, all in aeronautics and astronautics engineering.

Ray O. Johnson

Ray O. Johnson

Business and Technology Executive

Ray O. Johnson served as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of the Lockheed Martin Corporation, where he led the Advanced Concepts Organization and the Center for Innovation. Ray holds advanced degrees in electrical engineering from the Air Force Institute of Technology.