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Meet the team behind the LiDAR

Baraja builds revolutionary LiDAR to support revolutionary thinkers.

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The people behind the pointcloud

Baraja is led by an extraordinary team of entrepreneurs, industry experts and auto executives with experience building billion-dollar businesses.

A wealth of knowledge
Leadership team
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Federico Collarte
Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Cibby Pulikkaseril
Chief Commercial Officer
Joseph Notaro
Chief Strategy Officer
Paul Eichenberg
Chief Finance Officer
Erica Newland
VP of Business development
Nick Langdale-Smith
VP of Automotive Engineering & Head of Product
Jim Kane
VP of Research and Development
Yannick Lize
VP of Engineering
Pieter Kerstens
VP of People & Culture
Reshmi Buthello
Backed by incredible firms
Our Investors

Baraja has established critical strategic partnerships in the AV ecosystem to accelerate its winning position and is governed by proven venture investors.

Sequoia
Blackbird
Main Sequence Ventures
Prisma
Hitachi
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We’re always on the lookout for smart and talented individuals.