We are a group of passionate people with backgrounds in the game industry, construction industry, academics and software development. Most of us have 15+ years experience from places like Starbreeze, Ubisoft Massive, Stillfront, Dreamler, Stanford where we have been involved in several high profile projects. The team shares a love for constant learning and never backing down from really hard problems. We believe in working close to the hardware, applying cutting edge research and making our own tools from scratch to pushing the boundaries of what is possible.
Patrik has worked as Lead Designer, Lead Developer and Project Manager for companies such as Starbreeze and Stillfront. Prior to founding WAVR he founded Goldblue, an online casino, where he worked as CEO for 3 years.
Samuel is a world class developer who has held several roles as Senior Developer in many different business areas, previously at Dreamler and Stillfront. Samuel is exceptionally versatile in terms of understanding and joining technologies togheter.
Thomas has a background in computational geometry and large scale architectural projects and has been involved in Burj al Khalifa, Campus des Wissens to name a few. He has spent 10 years researching technology and methodology for construction industry and has taught at Stanford, Chalmers, KTH and LTH. Prior to WAVR he founded Dreamler, a realtime multiplayer planning software, where he worked as CTO since 2011.
Michael is a senior advisor and currently employed at Uppsala Innovation Centre with a background as Business Mentor and in the engineering sciences. Michael was project leader for the privatization of swedish farmacies on behalf of the swedish government.
Håkan has spent many years as VP for ABB in Singapore and in Västerås creating a vast network in the heavy industry in sweden. Apart from being Boardmember of WaVR Håkan is also Senior advisor and Boardmember of UniBab AB, a state of the art AI and CV company.
Mats is high ranking legal councel with entrepreneurship as a beacon. Chief Legal Counsel and Co-founder of Packetfront Group, General Legal Counsel of Tele2 Sverige and now running his own legal firm Vangard AB i Stockholm.
A true technology agnostic who loves to get his hands dirty and learn new things. At heart Jonas is a C, Assembler and hardware guy who loves to dive in deep whenever possible. With a 20+ year career as a developer Jonas has worked with many different types of systems and platforms. At HiQ he developed several games and mobile apps for customers like SKF, Volvo Trucks. As universal problem solver at Sigma he worked on several back-end integration projects. At Visit Travel Group he developed a data aggregation and distribution system. Since the early 90s Jonas has been part of the Demo scene. He has over 20 demos on the Amiga, Commodore 64 and Game Boy Advance. He is also the organizer of Datastorm, a well know Demo scene party. At Wavr he builds hardware, works on embedded software, sensor fusion and real-time graphics.
Massimo has more than 30 years experience from business-, innovation- and marketing-projects. He's worked with customers like Ericsson, Skanska, Wallenius Wilhelmsen, Sims Recycling Solutions. He's the founder of several successful businesses, including running a 20-man production studio for 10 years. Massimo studied sociology, communication theory, pedagogy and semiotics at Linnaeus University. He also has a degree in marketing from IHM Business School in Gothenburg.