We are Cyngn.
Cyngn was founded on the belief that autonomous vehicle technology is poised to revolutionize how organizations do business. Our mission is to deliver advanced self-driving systems that are cost-effective, modular, and broadly applicable across a variety of industries and vehicles.
Our focus is on the under-served commercial and industrial markets, taking the design principles, rigor, and robustness applied to robo-taxis and passenger vehicles and deploying these innovative technologies today.
Backed By Leading Capital Firms and Strategic Partners
Led By a Veteran Team
Previously: Director of international growth and partnerships at Facebook, Co-founder of Snaptu (acquired by Facebook), leadership roles at Actimize (acquired by NICE), DiskSites (acquired by EMC), Odigo (acquired by Comverse), managing partner at Barzam, Tal, Lerer Attorneys at Law.
Head of Engineering
A senior product and engineering executive with a strong track record delivering innovative products. Extensive experience in building and leading product organizations and passionate about helping companies scale and innovate. Successfully led several teams delivering forward-looking technologies to the market.
Biao (Leo) Ma
Head of Autonomy
Biao has spent his entire career in the autonomy space. He brings engineering expertise and leadership to the entire autonomy stack, including perception, planning & control, mapping & localization, and simulation. Previously: Software Architect for Autonomous Driving at Baidu. MS Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon.
Senior Director of Product and Partnerships
Previously: Head of Product & BD at DeepScale (acquired by Tesla), P&L owner for infotainment and ADAS semiconductors at Maxim Integrated. MBA at UC Berkeley-Haas School of Business, BS Electrical Engineering at California Polytechnic University SLO.