Chris Richardson is an accomplished internet video executive with more than 20 years’ experience leading tech companies in the US, Europe and Asia. He has served in managerial roles for several Silicon Valley start-ups including U4EA Wireless and NextHop Technologies. Prior to founding NextHop, Chris helped to build the early internet as a software engineer at MERIT Networks, and now seeks to transform a new technology - video.
As CEO of Linius Technologies Limited, Richardson is helping to create a new paradigm for video streaming, labelled intelligent content. Based in Melbourne, Australia, Linius aims to commercialise its patented Video Virtualization Engine (VVE) which allows users to search news archives and generate their own personalised news experience.