Team

 

WE ARE VIRTUAL BEINGS

Dr. Wendelin Reich: CEO and lead AI developer. Assoc. Prof. in social psychology at Uppsala University and former Pro Futura fellow at SCAS. Former research fellow in computational behavior at Stanford University.
Sophie Peseux: COO/CFO and specialist in UX, Sophie is the former CEO of Okugi and has spent 10+ years in game development.
Dr. Werner Schirmer: Assoc. Prof. in sociology at Uppsala University and senior researcher at VU Brussels. Strategic and creative advisor for everything relating to social interaction; Augmented Reality advocate; soundtrack composer and sound designer.

Virtual Beings was founded in June 2016, when Wendelin & Sophie joined forces and incorporated the company.

Before that, Werner & Wendelin had worked together for many years doing academic research on social interaction. This research is now part of the foundation of what we do at Virtual Beings.