He was an electronic musician who got into composing on accident. He was approached by the band Depeche Mode after they had heard some of his songs.
He's worked with Apple and composed the music for several of their commercials.
He married Laura Clery in 2012. He has appeared in her comic videos called "Me Trying to Flirt." They became parents to a son named Alfie in 2019. They're currently expecting their second child together.