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Facebook nabs Google's AR product director

Facebook nabs Google's AR product director
From TechCrunch - January 29, 2018

Facebook has stolen away Googles director of Product for AR Nikhil Chandhok, who will be joining FB to lead product management of the Camera team working on augmented reality.

Chandhok worked on Googles ARCore smartphone augmented reality platform as well as its Daydream VR platform in his position there. Previously, Chandhok had co-founded AI startup Bento Labs, which raised $2 million from GV and First Round Capital, among others.

As I join the Camera/AR team at Facebook, Im looking forward to building upon a platform that allows for the creation and discovery of global AR experiences everywhere. Im especially interested in building more conversation and momentum in cross-platform camera services,Chandhok wrote in a Facebook post.

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