Ambarish Mitra is the CEO and co-founder of Blippar, the leading augmented reality browser using artificial intelligence and computer vision to give people more from the world they see. He has grown Blippar from 3 cofounders to 300+ employees in 10 offices including acquiring AR giant Layar in 2014.
Ambarish is a serial entrepreneur who started his tech career in 1997 as a 17 year old high school drop-out with a web portal highlighting female empowerment in India.
Ambarish is an active private investor in the field of AR, AI and Genomics. With a vision to create the ultimate augmented reality browser by recognising everything in the physical world, Ambarish has been widely recognised for his unconventional business thinking and people-first philosophical approach to management. In 2016, Mitra was named UK Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young.