Velodyne Lidar, Inc. provides smart, powerful lidar solutions for autonomy and driver assistance. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., Velodyne is the first public pure-play lidar company and is known worldwide for its portfolio of breakthrough lidar sensor technologies. Velodyne Lidar is led by vision, insight and ingenuity. David Hall, founder and Chairman of the Board, invented real-time surround view lidar in 2005. His invention revolutionized perception and autonomy for automotive, new mobility, mapping, robotics, and security. CEO Anand Gopalan leads Velodyne’s team as a seasoned semiconductor executive with experience building and leading worldwide engineering organizations. Velodyne’s high-performance product line includes a broad range of sensing solutions, including the cost-effective Puck™, the versatile Ultra Puck™, the autonomy-advancing Alpha Prime™, the ADAS-optimized Velarray™, and the groundbreaking software for driver assistance, Vella™. As a market leader, Velodyne has served more than 300 customers including nearly all of the leading global automotive original equipment manufacturers.