SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Uncorporeal Systems, a leader in virtual and augmented reality technology, today announced it has appointed co-founder Kul Wadhwa as chief executive officer. Wadhwa previously served as Uncorporeal's chief operating officer and brings extensive experience scaling new technologies and developing partnerships around the globe. Under his leadership, Uncorporeal will focus on bringing a suite of reality capture solutions to a range of industries, from entertainment and gaming to hospitality and retail.
"Kul has a stellar track record of taking technologies from exciting ideas to proven revenue streams," said Michael Ma, general partner of Liquid 2 Ventures and an investor in Uncorporeal. "Kul has been pivotal to help Uncorporeal stay a step ahead of a maturing VR market by shaping our technology to fit diverse customer needs. His vision for a thriving VR future combined with deep operational know-how make Kul a terrific fit to lead Uncorporeal into the next phase of growth."
Wadhwa brings more than twenty years of experience creating markets for new technologies. As COO and co-founder, Wadhwa has led Uncorporeal's expansion from its hardware roots to providing flexible, high-quality and cost-efficient cloud software. Wadhwa previously advised investment organizations on commercializing new technologies. Before that, Wadhwa was managing director at the Wikimedia Foundation, where he expanded Wikipedia's reach to 500M people and brokered major partnerships with global companies including Google and Facebook. Wadhwa began his career working in start-ups working across technologies from gaming to ecommerce.
"Companies are learning that Uncorporeal's reality capture technology creates an immersive presence nothing else can match," said Wadhwa. "We are creating industry-leading augmented and virtual reality solutions that enable companies of all sizes to engage customers at a level never before possible. Our mission is nothing short of bringing VR to the mainstream."
"Virtual and augmented reality are world-changing technologies navigating early days," said Amitt Mahajan, managing partner of Presence Capital and an investor in Uncorporeal. "Developing a range of software packages is a savvy move to make it easier for more brands and their customers to join the VR revolution. With his battle-tested business background and history of bringing innovation to more people, Kul is an ideal leader to scale Uncorporeal's amazing technology."
About Uncorporeal Systems
Uncorporeal Systems is a leader in virtual and augmented reality technology that creates truly immersive experiences. The company provides a suite of hardware-agnostic cloud software including volumetric capture, holographic photography and static photogrammetry. Working with partners across entertainment, retail, hospitality and more, Uncorporeal deploys the power of VR to deepen customer relationships and accelerate business. For more, visit uncorporeal.com.
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