About Us

Our mission is to make 3D imaging
as easy as photography

“Using 3D technologies is a perfect way for e-merchants to boost their conversion rates and significantly decrease the number of returns, letting customers make right choices and engage emotionally. We believe in the effectiveness of 3D and VR/AR technologies for e-commerce, and this is why we are aiming at making them easy and accessible for everyone.”

Kosta Popov, CEO and founder at Cappasity Inc.

Our Story

Cappasity was founded in 2013 with the aim of developing a technological standard and an easy and scalable platform for creation, embedding and analysis of 3D and VR/AR content. Cappasity has successfully raised $4.9M and launched its platform and 3D digitizing software in 2017.

Today, Cappasity serves more than 1.7 million views of 3D content each month. Furthermore, the company provides a comprehensive solution to create content for virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR). The platform features were designed to be open to other developers using Unity, Unreal Engine, Apple ARKit and Google ARCore technology.

Our founders have been working in 3D technology for over 15 years and are experienced with IT business development. Our team includes technology experts in the field of computer vision, SaaS solutions, 3D engine development for apps, 3D mobile and video games.

Our Team

Kosta Popov - CEO
Kosta Popov, CEO and Founder, has a 16+ years successful track record as a software company CEO. Under Kosta’s lead the company successfully raised $4.9M since 2014 and launched its platform and 3D digitizing software in 2017. Kosta is an expert in 3D technologies, SaaS solutions and mobile applications and one of the top innovators of 2016 by Intel Software.
Alex Chegaev - CTO
Alex Chegaev, Cappasity’s CTO and Co-Founder, has strong expertise in 3D technologies and blockchain. He has worked with Kosta as a technical lead on several cross-platform software projects. Alex is responsible for holistic technology vision and product development, managing full P&L for product development, software and hardware purchases and R&D.
Natalie Reyes - CSO
Natalie Reyes, Chief Sales Officer, drives international expansion on operational level. She is responsible for growing the sales team, increasing brand awareness, driving revenue of the Company, ensuring customer success and further market penetration. Natalie launched the global network of Cappasity Service Partners, she also establishes and maintains productive peer-to-peer relationships with core strategic clients and partners.
Irina Nazarova - IR
Irina Nazarova, Investor Relations Manager, is responsible for effectively communicating the key messages to the potential as well as the existing investors, preparing the investment related presentations. She is involved in the most significant strategic and financial factors affecting the company. The primary responsibilities include performing in-depth financial analysis, researching the market and monitoring the trading trends and obtaining answers from the organization for the questions raised by the investors.
William Hoo - BD
William Hoo, Business Development Manager, is responsible for presenting value of Cappasity’s 3D imaging solution to e-commerce businesses/brand names, helping them upgrade online presentation to render interactive and live shopping experience for customers. Previously top sales at Alibaba and Rakuten, William has an excellent track record in presenting value to ecommerce sellers in terms of storefront construction, product presentation and ecommerce operations.
Tatiana Karzakova - BD
Tatiana Karzakova, Business Development Manager, acts as the primary point of contact for new and existing clients, keeping track of key customer metrics and new developments to successfully maintain the health of the Company’s business processes. Presents the value of Cappasity’s 3D product imaging solution to e-commerce market leaders. Focuses on providing the best client experience possible through careful feedback analysis.
Daria Bazankova - SPM
Daria Bazankova, Strategic Partnership Manager, is supervising a branch of the Service Partner Network, collaborations with educational and cultural institutions, as well as the Affiliate program that drives Cappasity's revenue growth through existing users. Affiliate program incentivizes the most active ecosystem participants and leverages 'word of mouth' scaling, for effective and positive outreach and winning new clients & partners.
Kate Saenko - PR & M
Kate Saenko, PR & Marketing manager, is responsible for meeting Cappasity’s business communication objectives, increasing brand awareness by shaping the voice of the Company’s products and focusing on insights, strategies, and executions within the global partner PR agency. She has a strong experience in driving large-scale marketing initiatives, while delivering measurable impact on both corporate (IBM) and agency (BBDO Worldwide) side.

Advisors

Angelo Del Priore
Partner at HP Tech Ventures
Angelo Del Priore is a partner at HP Tech Ventures, where he leads investments and partnerships…
Angelo Del Priore is a partner at HP Tech Ventures, where he leads investments and partnerships in several areas, including AI, AR, VR, PC Gaming, and Education. Previously he was with HP’s corporate strategy group. Before joining HP, Angelo was VP BD and Strategy at Couchsurfing, where he helped raise $23M in VC funding and grow membership to 5M+ people. Previously, Angelo ran a tech sector focused consulting company and worked for numerous startups and Fortune 500 clients, e.g., Apple, Dell, Groupon, Microsoft, Oracle, YouSendIt. He earned degrees from Northwestern and Wharton, and has taught at Wharton’s Executive MBA program and Haas Business School.
Henry Ines
Chief Innovation Officer at Shivom, Co-Founder & CIO at Decema, 10+ years VC
Henry is a global executive with extensive venture capital, cross-border advisory, corporate finance and entrepreneur experiences.…
Henry is a global executive with extensive venture capital, cross-border advisory, corporate finance and entrepreneur experiences. He currently focuses primarily on fintech / blockchain and frontier technology ventures based on his collective experiences to date to include 10+ years as a VC in Silicon Valley and Asia. Henry is also an advisor to multiple blockchain and tech startups and also continues to serve as a mentor for accelerators & incubators worldwide. Additionally, Henry is also the co-founder of multiple organizations to include private crypto group Decema and the San Francisco Bay area chapter of the Global Chamber. He is also a lecturer at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore. Henry began his career as a management consultant for Fortune 500 companies. Later, he worked as an investment banker focused on sell-side M&A and other corporate finance transactions within the IT and consumer & industrial product sectors before transitioning to direct investments in early stage technology companies. Henry holds a BS in Finance from Pennsylvania State University in University Park, PA and an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of Business in Durham, NC.
Jayanand Sagar
CTO NewsBTC
Jayanand is a seasoned Serial Entrepreneur with 7+ years track record of success. Crypto Investor and…
Jayanand is a seasoned Serial Entrepreneur with 7+ years track record of success. Crypto Investor and Tech Consultant, Jayanand is a Co-Founder of First Principles Ventures. He enjoys creating new products and is an expert in emerging technologies - blockchain and crypto industry are his new experimental grounds. Jayanand is a CTO at NewsBTC.com and holds deep expertise in blockchain-based projects and specifically Bitcoin.
Jeff Smith
Entrepreneur in residence, Tech Futures Group
Jeff Smith has spent over 30 years of domestic and international high technology sales, marketing, business…
Jeff Smith has spent over 30 years of domestic and international high technology sales, marketing, business development, corporate development and venture capital experience in multiple industry markets. Jeff was most recently with RBM Technologies, a leading cloud based retail software company that was successfully sold. Prior to RBM, Jeff was the Founding and Managing Partner of XcelR8 Partners that provided business development consulting services to accelerate revenue traction for development, marketing, and product line management at BlueCurve (acquired by Red Hat), Sybase, Technology Concepts (acquired by Bell Atlantic) and Unisys.
Jim Theberge
Director, Head of Product Management & Sales Strategy, Advanced Advertising at Verizon
An entrepreneurial, Emmy award-winning Advanced TV executive consistently recognized for innovation and market execution. A successful…
An entrepreneurial, Emmy award-winning Advanced TV executive consistently recognized for innovation and market execution. A successful startup veteran (six startups -> one IPO, three acquisitions) with numerous industry awards and firsts. First to launch a global connected TV advertising network with Samsung, Sony, Panasonic & Toshiba.
Jonathan Millet
CEO NewsBTC
Bitcoin Investor and a Hardcore crypto believer. Jonathan is a CEO of NewsBTC.com, one of the…
Bitcoin Investor and a Hardcore crypto believer. Jonathan is a CEO of NewsBTC.com, one of the leading Bitcoin News outlets, founded in October 2013 with the goal of educating and informing those curious about the virtual currency that is Bitcoin. NewsBTC.com publishes insightful news articles, interviews with industry experts and extra bits of information to help better understand the Bitcoin ecosystem and share the awesome start-ups and projects running on Bitcoin. NewsBTC’s coverage has been mentioned in the major business and technology outlets like TechCrunch, CNN, Forbes, Business Insider, and others.
Leo Batalov
Partner at DLA Piper, Head of Emerging Growth Companies & Venture Capital Russia & CIS
Leo Batalov advises on corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital transactions, private equity transactions…
Leo Batalov advises on corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital transactions, private equity transactions and general corporate matters. He also has broad experience representing issuers, underwriters, trustees and servicers in public and private offerings of asset-backed securities as well as lenders and borrowers in a variety of debt finance transactions.
Mark Friedler
CEO, Gigex
Mark is a serial entrepreneur, advisor and growth leader. He has a background in B2B cloud…
Mark is a serial entrepreneur, advisor and growth leader. He has a background in B2B cloud services, sales and marketing, games and entertainment. He was CEO of Gigex, the first cloud game download service, then founder/CEO of GameDaily.com, the world’s largest video games website and ad network and exited through AOL Time Warner’s acquisition. He’s founded 4 companies and been an executive at Oracle, TimeWarner/AOL and Philips. Recently, he was interim president of B2B rideshare company ICars and Senior Director at Oracle Marketing Cloud and Data Cloud. He was Managing Director of Teleworld, an interactive voice, TV and online services provider to MTV. Mark’s first business introduced chocolate chip cookies stores to Sweden. He also works with early stage founders at TechStars.
Yu Cao
Startup Explorer and Analyst at LVMH
Yu is working on startup sourcing at LVMH. She helps LVMH Group and Brands to identify…
Yu is working on startup sourcing at LVMH. She helps LVMH Group and Brands to identify and evaluate relevant startups for their businesses. She was directly involved in selecting startups for LVMH during Viva Technology 2016 & 2017. Yu holds a Master in Management degree from ESSEC business school, one of the best business schools in France. Yu is originally from China. Her bi-cultural background gives her a good understanding of both European and Asian digital ecosystem.
DLA Piper
Legal advisor
DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries throughout…
DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, positioning us to help clients with their legal needs around the world.