From idea to life

After three generations of prototypes, endless lines of code, and weeks of molding, the WOWCube team is proud to publicly present the WOWCube console.

Early 2016

The concept of the puzzle was proposed by Savva Osipov in 2016

Spring 2017

The first prototype based on Arduino was developed in 2017

Summer 2017

The Russian patent was obtained by Ilya and Savva Osipov in 2017

June 2018

An early prototype was presented on June 8, 2017 at a scientific conference CALL in UC Berkeley

May 2018

in May 2018, the puzzle was presented to the general public at the Maker Faire exhibition in Santa Clara, California and Startup Competition SVOD’18 held in Computer History Museum.

March 2019

At the beginning of 2019, we've signed a crucial contract with our manufacturer partner in Shenzhen and started rigorous preparation of our production pipeline.

April 2019

Ilya and Savva Osipov became finalists of the prestigious World Technology Award 2018 in the IT Hardware category nomination.

Our team

Ilya Osipov

MD, Serial Entrepreneur, 4 patents, 18 scientific publications in HCI, successful exit with Hearst Corp.

Max Filin

MD, 15 years in ODM and international distribution of consumer electronics.

Den Postovoy
VP of Manufacturing

MD, Partner, VP of manufacturing (18 years experience), Chinese speaker.

Vitaliy Verbitskiy
VP of Marketing

BS, 8 years of experience in Marketing, Adobe Certified Expert, fellow confederate at RML(NY), founder of several startups.

Semyon Orlov
VP of R&D

MS, Talented self-starter engineer and professional engineer with 20+ years of expertise.

Alexander Yurasov
CAO & Head of Development

MS, 13 years in IT, Management. PMP certified.

Alina Steklova

BS, 12 years in Marketing, Business Development in multinational telecommunications company.

Denis Chetverikov

BS, 15 years experience in projects management. Founded 3 startups. Strong networking.

Ricardo Nogueira

JUNTO Brazil Executive Search/ Business Partners.

Alex Pristensky
Lead Software Engineer

MS, Game Developer, WOWCube OS developer, System architect.

Denis Mitrofanov
Investor, Adviser

MD, COO&Founder at amoCRM, Angel investor, Entrepreneur.

Gregory Bubnov
Board Member, VP of Europe

PhD, Director at HSSE of Moscow Institute Of Physics and Technology, Founder & Rector of MBS. Angel investor.

Mike Soloviev
Board Member, CFO

MS, 15 years financial experience.

Renat Galin
Software Engineer

MD, Experienced Front-end developer.

Vadim Savvateev
Chief IP Officer

Ph.D., J.D., 20 years at 3M Corp., 50+ peer reviewed and invited papers, book chapters, patents.

Valentine Zubkov
VP of Design

BS, 5 years in Product and Game Design.