Pierre-Julien Barraud – Business Development Director EMEA & LATAM

Since joining EON Reality in 2009, Barraud’s focus has been on leading the firm’s business development activities in EMEA and LATAM regions. He has significant experience in product development and manufacturing as well as sales and business development while also being the inventor or co-inventor of 7 patents in the mechanical and mechatronics domains.. Prior to joining EON Reality, Barraud worked for the North American subsidiary of car manufacturer Renault as a product development and quality engineer, and he’s also handled various responsibilities in automotive engineering, project management, and business development at Swedish company SKF.

At EON Reality, Barraud plays a key role in the development of the company in new territories and the establishment of strategic partnerships. He has a strong interest in sports and — as an amateur multi-sport athlete — expects a lot from VR/AR technologies to create engaging sports experiences and revolutionary athletic training solutions. Barraud holds a Master of Science from Ecole Centrale de Lyon in France and an MBA from INSEAD in France and Singapore.