Tipatat Chennavasin

General Partner at The Venture Reality Fund

Tipatat Chennavasin is a General Partner of the Venture Reality Fund, investing in early stage VR and AR companies. He has experience creating VR/AR content and became convinced of the power of VR when he accidently cured himself of his real life fear of heights while developing in VR. He has established himself as VR/AR industry spokesperson and thought leader, and has contributed to many publications and presented at various industry events worldwide. He is an advisor for many VR companies as well as a mentor for VR incubators and accelerators around the world. He has looked at over 2,000 startups in the space and invested in 18.

Prior to starting the Venture Reality Fund, Mr. Chennavasin was co-founder and CEO of mobile game startup Big Head Mode, Inc. which he sold to PlayFirst to focus on VR. He obtained his BS from Stanford University in Symbolic Systems with a concentration in Human Computer Interaction.

The Venture Reality Fund (The VR Fund) is a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm focused on early-stage investments in the virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) spaces. The firm invests globally in innovative companies across a wide variety of sectors from infrastructure and development tools to content and applications, to help entrepreneurs bring industry-defining technology to market faster. As part of its commitment to educating and strengthening the ecosystem, The VR Fund publishes industry insights including quarterly global VR and AR landscapes detailing the market’s growth, new investments and increased international impact.