Eugene Chung

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Penrose Studios

Graduate, Harvard Business School (High Distinction) and University of California, Berkeley. Globally recognized VR influencer and filmmaker. Formerly, with Warburg Pincus and Pixar Animation Studios. Former Head of Film & Media, Oculus VR, which was later acquired by Facebook for $2 billion. At Oculus, co-created Story Studio, bringing together storytellers and artists from Pixar. Founder, Penrose Studios, a technology start-up focused on creating augmented and virtual reality. Executive Producer, first VR narrative film, Lost, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015. Work celebrated by major film festivals including Sundance and Tribeca. Thought leader in the virtual reality industry. Has participated in key domestic and international conferences and events discussing the evolution and growth of AR/VR. Recognized as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs, Goldman Sachs (2016).