Founding Team


Dennis Ye, CEO

Before founding Reality Detector, Dennis did due diligence for public and private sectors, practicing how to read people through biographies and deception cues. Dennis was also researching and consulting for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Princeton University, JFDI.Asia, and Re.A.Pra. In a previous incarnation, he started his career at the world’s leading central bank and foreign service. His interests are in foundings, innovation and justice. Additionally, he blogs at (where he has curated some of Peter Thiel’s Tsinghua lectures which Dennis helped Peter teach)

Jiamin Bai, founding technical advisor

Jiamin has been working on Computer Vision / Graphics over last 12 years. His thesis focuses on manipulating motions in videos, either to emphasize them or de-emphasize them. After graduating from UC Berkeley (PhD), he joined Light, a computational imaging startup looking to re-imagine how cameras should operate. He led the pixel processing team and is intimately familiar with the imaging pipeline. The computational imaging team shipped 2 products, the Light L16, the world’s first multi-aperture computational camera, and the Nokia Pureview 9. He currently works at the Institute for Infocomm Research in the Visual Intelligence department within the Spatial Computing group. His work focuses on reconstructing a digital twin for very large spaces using a high number of cameras.

ying chong sim, Head of Software

Ying Chong is a full stack developer with more than 5 years of experience. No stranger to wearing many hats, his experiences also extends to other spectrum of web development such as DevOps and project management. Before Reality Detector, He worked in an agency environment where he collaborate with clients, ranging from MNCs to startups and bring their ideas to reality.

Anmol Dua

anmol dua, lead cv engineer

Anmol is an experienced Research & Development Engineer who loves to solve deep tech problems related to Computer Vision. Earlier to Reality Detector, He worked in Deep Learning Department of Mando Corp. to solve complex problems related to Autonomous Driving.

He also contributed in product development of fast growing startups like Clearquote (Vehicle inspections and damage assessment), (Medical Assessment Chatbot), Procol (Procurement Protocol)


Shahruj holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from National University of Singapore where he specialized in IoT and Data analytics. He finds great enjoyment in learning about technology and using them to develop novel things and solve problems. His other passion lies in making and watching films, especially detective thrillers. At reality detector, he hopes to put both his passions together by building an effective system and capturing real emotions.



natalie tan, experiment lead

keefe lim, finance lead