As CTO, Nils Andersson is responsible for overseeing the direction of EON Reality’s innovative Virtual Reality technologies globally. Nils started his career in 1991 at SAAB SPACE working as an electronics hardware engineer for the European Space Station. Shortly after, he began his 20+ year career as a software engineer at Enera, where he worked on the GPS-based tracking of vehicles during 1992 – 1995. At the Swedish camera maker Hasselblad, Nils was responsible for their Windows software for media handling database services during 1995 – 1997. At Clarus AB, Nils was a team leader in the development of 3D software between 1997 and 1998.
Nils became CTO at EON Reality in 1999, and currently leads the company’s technology into the future. Nils is also responsible for the Swedish branch of EON Reality, including the core development team and the Nordic market. Nils has also taken an active role in building up the R&D team in EON Reality’s Singapore office, as well as the EON Reality Entrepreneur School in Manchester, UK.
Using agile development methods, Nils leads the core development team efficiently to develop future products for the interactive 3D market. Nils and his team have developed strong, collaborative relations with technology partners Texas Instruments, NVidia, and Vicon to ensure the smooth integration and delivery for EON Reality’s newest technology.
Nils received his Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering specializing in Computer Engineering and Science at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg Sweden.