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

CEO
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.

Jules Davis

CTO
A commercially astute board level CTO / Engineering Manager with extensive product development and strategic capability in video games, mobile and graphics industries. Founder and Director of Geomerics (successful exit to ARM), CTO of Kuju plc, Engineering Director at Microsoft (Lionhead).

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.

Ian Baverstock

Chairman
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.

 

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.