Focal Point VR’s founding group comprises a proven commercial team with experience of building creative technology businesses, raising finance, an AIM floatation and multiple exits (including to ARM); complimented by a world class technology team with deep real time graphics backgrounds, who have held positions on Intel, Microsoft and Epic’s visual computing and graphics advisory boards.


Jonathan Newth

Over 20 years experience building and running successful creative and technology businesses; as CEO brought UK games developer Kuju onto the AIM market in 2002, and built the business internationally taking it to a successful trade sale.

Paul James

Head of Production
A technical and creative media professional and an award winning documentary filmmaker with over 17 years experience in broadcast and media; four of these being in the computer games and simulation industry.

Ian Baverstock

Growing and leading businesses in the games and technology sectors since 1989 including a 4 year spell as CEO of 300 man publicly listed game developer Kuju Entertainment, an IPO, several corporate actions and fund raising exercises. Ian is also a director of the Digital Catapult.

Tom Gambill

Director of Research
An expert in modern graphics rendering techniques, and computer vision, with a proven track record building and managing internationally-distributed development teams. Member of Intel Visual Computing Architecture Review Board and Microsoft Direct X Graphics Advisory Board.