Bo Ilsoe Of Nokia Growth Partners Joins Pelican Imaging Board Of Directors
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Nokia Growth Partners (NGP) Partner Bo Ilsoe has joined the Board of Directors of Pelican Imaging, the inventor of groundbreaking array camera technology for mobile devices.
Mr. Ilsoe has more than two decades of experience in venture capital, investment management, strategic development, sales, and marketing with global technology leaders. He holds a Masters degree in Electronics Engineering.
“The team is very pleased to have Bo’s vision and expertise on the board,” said Pelican Imaging CEO and President Christopher Pickett. “His deep industry knowledge and strategic approach will be valuable contributions to Pelican’s long-term success.”
Mr. Ilsoe added, “As evidenced by Nokia Growth Partners’ recent investment in Pelican Imaging, we have great confidence in their ability to transform the mobile camera market. I’m looking forward to working closely with the board and the executive team to shape Pelican’s growth.”
About Nokia Growth Partners
Nokia Growth Partners invests in companies that are changing the face of mobility, communications and the internet. NGP offers industry expertise, capital and an extensive network, enabling entrepreneurs to build disruptive, industry-changing companies and take them to the global market. With offices in the US, Europe, India and China, NGP extends the reach of companies making their products and services local everywhere. Visit www.nokiagrowthpartners.com for more information.
About Pelican Imaging
Headquartered in Mountain View, California, and founded in 2008, Pelican Imaging has developed computational camera technology to provide depth mapping at every pixel, enabling “the perfect picture” every time and allowing users to perform an unprecedented range of selective focus and edits, both pre- and post-capture. Pelican’s array camera is about 50% thinner than existing mobile cameras. Investors include Qualcomm, Nokia Growth Partners, Globespan Capital Partners, Granite Ventures, InterWest Partners and IQT. For more information, visit www.pelicanimaging.com.
SOURCE Pelican Imaging