Rony Abovitz is the Founder, President, and CEO of Magic Leap, Inc. Prior to starting Magic Leap, Mr. Abovitz was the co-founder and head of development and technology for MAKO Surgical, the world leader in human-interactive robotics for orthopedic surgery. Mr. Abovitz was named a 2005 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum for his work on computer-assisted technologies for minimally invasive surgery. He holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering and a M.S. in biomedical engineering from the University of Miami.