Alex Hertel

Alex Hertel

Co-Founder and CEO, Xperiel
Xperiel’s co-founder and CEO, Alex Hertel is an inventor and entrepreneur who completed his Ph.D. in computer science at the University of Toronto and is an expert in the use of immersive technologies to make the physical world digitally interactive. He previously co-founded Walleto, which was acquired by Google and became Google Wallet. At Xperiel he has helped to create the world’s most user-friendly programming language called ‘Pebbles,’ and its goal is to democratize AR and IoT programming in order to push the internet out into the physical world. Xperiel is working with several professional sports teams, including the Sacramento Kings and the New York Jets, on AR games and predictive gaming experiences for spectators at their events.