About Mirada

Mirada is based in San Francisco, California. We are strategically located near the Bay Area innovation centers of most major automotive OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers. With the close proximity to San Francisco International Airport, our global customers, vendors, and partners are never far away.

Our Vision

A world where automotive accidents and fatalities are nearly unheard of, due to LiDAR enabled advanced driver safety systems and autonomy.

Our Mission

Make that vision a reality, by creating vision systems with the performance and price to become ubiquitous.

The Mirada Team

The executive team and advisory board at Mirada come from a wide range of disciplines and bring deep experience.  

Andrew Miner, Ph.D.

Founder and CEO

Jon Mapel, Ph.D.

Founder and Head of Technology

Early Backers of Our Venture

Highway 1
Hardware Incubator

Funding hardware Innovation

The National
Science Foundation

America’s Seed Fund

MIT Angels of Northern California

Welcome, invest, and mentor entrepreneurs to bring their innovations to applications

Sand Hill Angels

Smart Money for Great Startups

Berkeley Angel Network

Education | Building an investor community | Encouraging entrepreneurship