Capturing a billion dollar market with advanced computer vision, machine learning, and photogrammetry
December 07, 2017 – Pix4D is adding two senior executives to our leadership team to strengthen our global presence in Europe and North America. Pix4D welcomes Henrik Battke and Thomas Odenwald, joining the company as managing directors of Pix4D GmbH in Berlin and Pix4D, Inc. in San Francisco.
Henrik has worked in different technical senior management roles on platform and enterprise products at HERE Technologies (formerly the Location and Commerce business unit at Nokia). Before that, he co-founded and managed bit-side GmbH, a company that was specialized in highly optimized image processing and graphics software for mobile phones. bit-side was acquired in 2009 by Nokia.
Henrik will oversee R&D activities in agriculture and machine learning, while strategically managing enterprise and commercial activities in Germany.
Thomas is a global strategy and technology executive with a passion for innovative products. He is also a well-known expert in the field of enterprise software and the internet of things. Until recently he held the position of executive vice president for sales & marketing at SupplyShift, before that he was chief strategist and senior vice president for products and innovation at SAP.
Thomas will lead Pix4D activities in North America focusing on enterprise sales development and building R&D teams.
“Pix4D is happy to announce a further expansion, more value to our users, and to bring our business to the next level. We can achieve this by investing our fantastic financial results to continue preparing for the growing importance of turnkey photogrammetric solutions for end users and in the enterprise sector. Our existing machine-learning features will play an essential role in this expansion. Welcome, Henrik and Thomas”. Christoph Strecha, Founder, and CEO, Pix4D
Pix4D develops photogrammetry software that converts images into georeferenced 3D models and generates point cloud and orthophotos through advanced photogrammetry technology. Pix4D offers solutions for a wide range of applications including surveying, inspection, construction, agriculture, and real estate. In addition to professional photogrammetry software for desktop and cloud, Pix4D also offers hardware solutions such as the crane camera. www.pix4d.com
Pix4D contact: Jennifer Burke