About us

It is amazing how new technologies improve our day to day live. With its sioSHIELD technology, siOPTICA will contribute to make our life's better and safer by bringing the best technology to market that helps to prevent visual hacking and shoulder surfing.

Our switchable privacy solution can be integrated into any LCD screen serving a variety of markets.

The company has been founded in the year 2013 in Jena, a vivid town in Thuringia which is famous for its optical industries. With its 2 universities in town and more nearby it offers a good ground for start ups in order to attract the best talents.




The siOPTICA team is what makes our company standing out. This group of international experts in their fields abundantly strives for excellence in order to bring up disrupting innovations. Our team includes serial entrepreneurs, optical and electronics experts as well as highly experienced sales & marketing people. Besides Jena, you’ll find team members in Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia, Kaoshiung/Taiwan and Paris/France.


We bring a total of more than 250> - man years of experience in the industry to the table. Our technical staff has been involved as inventors/co-inventors in more than 400> patent applications so far. We are committed to bring the best possible display privacy on demand solutions to the industry.





Ravi Srivastava

Chief Operating Officer
Director Business Development

The biggest strength of any company is its team. Being part of a vibrant, enthusiastic, proactive and highly innovative team inspires me every day.






Dr. André Heber

Director R&D

I love to solve the challenges on the journey from the initial idea to the final product.





Sven Beyer

Director Product Management

I am driven by our team collaboration to transform ideas into new technology products that are client centric and market ready solutions.

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Advisor to the Board





Dr. Heinrich Hiesinger was a member of the Board of Management of Siemens AG, as well CEO of the Industry Sector and was responsible for the central department Corporate Information Technology. From 2011 to 2018 he was CEO of the material and technology company ThyssenKrupp AG. He is currently a member of the supervisory boards of BMW AG and Deutsche Post DHL Group.

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D-07745 Jena


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