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Who we are

Bridging the gap between the physical and digital world, NavVis enables service providers and enterprises to capture and share the built environment as photorealistic digital twins.

Our SLAM-based mobile mapping systems generate high-quality data with survey-grade accuracy at speed and scale. And with our digital factory solutions, users are equipped to make better operational decisions, boost productivity, streamline business processes, and improve profitability.

About us

2013 Founded
300+ Employees
60+ Nationalities
4+ Offices

Meet the leadership team

  • Executive team
  • Team leads
  • Country leads
Dr. Felix Reinshagen Chief Executive Officer / Co-founder
Dr. Georg Schroth Chief Technology Officer / Co-founder
Finn Boysen Chief Revenue Officer
Jeno Schadrack Chief Financial Officer
Sebastian Hilsenbeck Head of Positioning & Mobile / Co-Founder
Robert Huitl Co-Head of NavVis IVION / Co-Founder
Birgit Tenhofen Global Head of People & Culture
Robert Stockmann Global Head of Marketing
Dr. Ignacio Pérez Hallerbach Global Head of Partners & Platform
Lisa Cali Head of Product, Web & Cloud
Florin Baca Global Head of IT Infrastructure
Stefan Sander Global Head of Enterprise Professional Services
Sven Weimer Global Head of Enterprise Sales
Dr. Lorenz Lachauer Head of Solutions
Stefan Romberg Head of Mapping & Perception
Andreas Goebel Co-head of Design & Engineering
Mandolin Maidt Co-Head of Design & Engineering
Hans Hiptmair Co-Head of NavVis IVION
Andrew Young Head of Greater China
Andreas Drescher Head of Asia Pacific & Japan
Evan McPhee Head of North America

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Investors

axel-krieger
Axel Krieger Founding Partner & Managing Director at Digital+Partners

"NavVis is one of the very finest German B2B IndustrialTech companies. A global leader out of Germany."

Ansgar-Kirchheim
Dr. Ansgar Kirchheim Venture Partner at Cipio Partners

[NavVis's] groundbreaking technology enables the easy digitization of the built environment, which, combined with strong leadership, has allowed NavVis to grow strongly.

Our offices

Global Headquarters
NavVis GmbH

Blutenburgstr. 18
80636 Munich, Germany

New York

US Office

433 Broadway, Suite 410
New York City, NY 10013
USA

Los Angeles

US Office

10000 Washington Blvd
Suite 07-104
Culver City, CA 90232
USA

Birmingham

UK Office

170 Edmund Street,
Birmingham, B3 2HB
United Kingdom

Shanghai

China Office

Unit 1006, Donghai Soho,
299 Tongren Rd., Jingan District,
Shanghai, China

Our founders

NavVis_Founders_2021-2-press-release

Company timeline

  • 2007 - It began with a vision

    During his stay at the Stanford University GPS Lab, PhD student Georg Schroth comes up with the idea of a fundamentally new approach to indoor positioning based on computer vision. This topic later became the basis of his research at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). 
  • 2013 - Company founded

    McKinsey consultant Felix Reinshagen joins the research team of Georg Schroth, Robert Huitl and Sebastian Hilsenbeck to found NavVis. The startup is incubated with support from the Technical University of Munich (TUM).
  • 2014 - A busy year

    • Series A Funding  
    • NavVis M3 mobile mapping system
    • NavVis IndoorViewer introduced
  • 2015 - More investment

    NavVis receives €7.5 million Series B funding. Target Partners and Don Dodge (Developer Evangelist at Google) join as new investors, and MIG Fonds and BayBG increased their previous holdings. 

  • 2016 - Global expansion  

    To address a growing customer base in the United States, we open our first international office in New York City.

  • 2018 - Further growth

    • The NavVis M6 mobile mapping system
    • Opening a new office in Shanghai
    • Series C Funding  
  • 2020 - Products and financing

    • The NavVis VLX mobile mapping system
    • Financing from the European Investment Bank 
  • 2021 - New directions

    • NavVis IndoorViewer becomes NavVis IVION 
    • Opening a second office the United States, in Los Angeles