Advisory Board

Eddie Avil

Eddie Avil is the Founder / CEO of XROM, an Immersive Tech focused Group company with various business legs all incepted with a vision to nurture and nudge India’s Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality Industry.

Eddie has created:

  • XROM-News, a one-stop source for XR News, latest happenings from India and around the Globe.
  • XROM-Podcast, the first of its kind Audio/Video podcast for the AR/VR Industry in India.
  • XROM-Studios, an XR Content Studio that made India’s first Stereoscopic Award-Winning Virtual Reality Short experience—CRACKLE.
  • XR-Bazaar, an E-Commerce platform with a mission to solve the accessibility problem of AR/VR Hardware, Software & Accessories availability in India.

Eddie is also the Founder of IMMERSION—India’s 1st Virtual Reality Film Fest & Conference which saw over 600 guests in attendance and featured 40+ speakers and experts from India and around the world. IMMERSION is being called the Flagship IP for XR in India.

In 2020, Eddie founded Change Transform India, an exponential tech-focused IP/Movement, a platform for disrupters, innovators, entrepreneurs, policy change-makers, and impact investors building our tomorrow.

The first part of the IP CHANGE I M Possible Podcast was launched on India’s Republic Day 26th Jan 2020. CTI engages in conversations on the future of humanity with leaders from India and around the globe.

This podcast discusses disruptive technologies including Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Blockchain, Extended Reality, Synthetic Biology, Robotics, Autonomous Vehicles, Drones, 3D Printing, and Quantum Computing. It works to educate, engage, empower, and help businesses, individuals, government, institutions, and investors leverage exponential technologies and build a future-ready India.

Eddie was recently awarded “50 Fabulous Innovative Leaders at the World HRD Congress 2020”.

Eddie is also Partner and Owner at Sounds Good Studios since 2010. This is a state of the art audio and video recording studio in Mumbai. In 2014, they received the Excellence in Production Award at the Mirchi Kaan Awards 2014.

He used to play for a Rock Band and has composed music for various TV Commercials and Bollywood Feature Films. His notable projects are the feature films Ishq Actually, Sixteen, and Sunshine Music Tours and Travels.

Read the news about Eddie’s and as well India’s first try of a stereoscopic VR horror short film. Read Eddie’s contributions at VR/AR Pioneers.

Read his story on Medium: VR In India: An Emerging Market Not to be Overlooked.

Visit his LinkedIn profile, Review Monk profile, Indian Film History profile, and Immersive Directory profile. Follow him on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Twitter.