Meet Our Team
Aerotopia’s team experience spans multiple decades built on a solid reputation for helping clients launch new products in a wide range of industries with particular emphasis on geo spatial technologies.
Founder - President
Paul is a geospatial industry veteran with expertise in geo content, GIS, navigation, and location-based applications. He was Chief Commercial Officer at C3 Technologies (acquired by Apple) who’s pioneering 3D photo-realistic maps broke new ground in online mapping and Chief Strategy Officer at earthmine inc. (acquired by Nokia/HERE), an innovator in 3D street-level panoramic imagery. He was a co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at GlobeXplorer, one of the first "satellite imagery" web services companies (acquired by DigitalGlobe). His recent activities have focused on drone and mobile mapping applications, 3D point cloud reconstruction, and augmented reality. He graduated from Rutgers University with a BS in Environmental Planning and attended Harvard Graduate School of Design.
Chief Financial Officer
Majid Azad is a strategic thinker with extensive experience in the field of corporate finance, accounting, budgeting, mergers/acquisitions, restructuring and contract negotiations. He has been a CFO to Internet startups, software development companies, and a senior financial and contracts officer to several leading environmental engineering and construction firms. He led government compliance for Sun Power, a leading solar technology provider spun from Stanford University. He was the CFO of GlobeXplorer, a pioneer in geo web services, and financial analyst for General Electric and URS Consultants. He is also a principal at Government Contract Associates. He has an undergraduate accounting and MBA from Saint Mary's College.