Who we are
Meet the team behind the 3D Sound
Get the amazing Absolute 3D listening experience thanks to the Sonic Emotion team.
With its headquarters in Switzerland, research laboratory in France and sales offices all over the world including Greater China (Shenzhen), Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan, Sonic Emotion has opened doors to a new era of 3D listening.
Renato Pellegrini
Co-Founder / CEO
PhD from Ruhr University of Bochum on 3D audio, 2001
Diploma in Electrical Engineering: ETH Zürich, 1996
18 years audio background (Studer Professional Audio)
Nina Schmiderer
Masters in Management from ESCP Europe, 1997
7 years of Finance & Group Controlling experience
2 years in Investor Relations
7 years in Corporate Development, M&A
Etienne Corteel
PhD from Paris 6 University

Diploma in Acoustics and Signal Processing: Aix-Marseille University, 2001

12 years audio background: research and development with Studer Professional Audio AG and IRCAM, Paris
Benjamin Chang
Vice President, Greater China
Business Unit Consumer
Akira Yamaki
General Manager Sales, Japan
Business Unit Consumer
Michael Zingg
DSP Engineer
MSc. in Engineering, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, 2013

Specialization in Information and Communication Technologies
Khoa-Van Nguyen
Scientist in Acoustics and Audio
PhD in audio signal processing from Paris 6 University, hosted at IRCAM
Master's degree in Engineering from Ecole Centrale Marseille
Master's degree in acoustics from Marseille University
Réda Frauly
Software Engineer, Audio Processing
Engineering (MSc) degree in Signal Processing and Computer Science from ENSEA (France)

Past Experience at Audionamix and Renault on Audio Processing
Raphael Foulon
Software Engineer, UX developer
Master degree in audio signal processing and computer science from Paris 6 University, hosted at IRCAM

Former assistant researcher at Sony Computer Science Labs music team (Paris)
Lorenz Bucher
DSP Engineer / Lead Software Developer
Yasuyuki Imada
Director of Acoustical Engineering, Japan