Dr. Andrew Cross

Dr. Andrew Cross - President and Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Cross joined NewTek in 1998, as a senior software engineer. Since then, Cross was promoted to lead engineer on the Video ToasterT [2] project, and subsequently to director of video engineering and vice president of video software engineering. While at NewTek, he has managed the development of numerous projects, including Vidget™, VT[3]™, VT[4]™, LightWave® 8.0 and TriCaster™. He has also contributed technology to Aura Video Paint™. Prior to joining NewTek, he worked on high-end graphics software including GenesisVFX, a special effects program for use with NewTek's LightWave 3D® animation system. Cross earned a Bachelor of Science degree from The Victoria University of Manchester, a Doctorate of Philosophy from The University of York, and has published more than 20 technical papers in peer-reviewed scientific conferences and journals.