Essential’s former head of R&D Jason Keats based the corporate. The crew contains Chief Marketing and Merchandising Officer Wolfgang Muller, Principal System Software Engineer Jean-Baptiste Théou, Camera Engineering Head Nick Franco, Software Engineer Gary Anderson, Supply Chain Director Kevin Chen, and former Essential’s Head of Operations Wilson Chan.
For these questioning, Andy Rubin will not be related to this new firm, a minimum of for now and doubtless for the foreseeable future. Instead, VC investor Andrew Zalasin has joined the corporate as the brand new CEO.
The firm has arrange a basic website but it surely doesn’t reveal the model’s portfolio simply but. Right now, OSOM Products is within the strategy of scaling up its workforce. According to Keats, the corporate is planning to rent as much as 30 workers by the tip of the yr in a number of tech fields.
Apart from Project Gem, Essential had two telephones particularly Essential PH-2 and PH-3 within the pipeline, whose design was revealed earlier this yr by Essential’s lead designer Kevin Hoffman. It can be attention-grabbing to see if OSOM Products will carry these two telephones to life, or revive Project Gem, maybe as a refined model. For now, we should wait to see what OSOM Products has deliberate for its potential prospects.