Rahel Demant, cofounder at VR First, at Crytek GmbH: After a double master's degree in Finance & Strategy at the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland and the SciencesPo Paris in France, Ms. Demant worked in Deloitte's Transaction Advisory division. After several stops abroad, Canada, the USA, and Costa Rica, returned to Germany, helped to found the VR First Initiative within Crytek. In her spare time, she founded Brush & Wine, an event agency in Frankfurt and is present in the startup scene of Frankfurt.
VR First is a new initiative designed to provide state-of-the-art facilities to anyone interested in exploring the power and potential of virtual reality development. The program encourages educational institutions around the world to establish dedicated VR labs on their campuses by partnering with Crytek and today’s leading VR hardware innovators. VR First locations will become key centers for nurturing new talent in VR development and creating a global community equipped to embrace this exciting field of technology.