Chief Executive Officer
Nikhil Vadhavkar is the President and CEO of Raptor Maps.
Nikhil earned his B.S. in Biomedical Engineering and an M.S. in Engineering Management from Johns Hopkins University and spent 5 years at MIT working towards his PhD. Nikhil previously led a project funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to investigate the use of drones for emergency medical supply delivery in developing countries.
Chief Technology Officer
Eddie Obropta is Raptor Maps Chief Technology Officer and Software Lead. Eddie is an avid entrepreneur and has co-founded multiple start-ups.
He received his B.S. and M.S. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT. Eddie has a wide range of interests and experiences ranging from teaching iPhone game development, designing and testing technical clothing (including space suits), to working on life support systems at SpaceX.