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. Velodyne founder David Hall 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.