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Sphero is a spherical robot designed by Sphero, previously Orbotix. It is a white orb wrapped in polycarbonate, capable of rolling around, and controlled by a smartphone or tablet.

Sphero is the platform that bridges the gap between the real world and the virtual world with its smartphone-controlled robots.

Sphero was founded in 2010 & is based in Boulder, Colorado, United States.


Sphero has raised a total of $107.4M in 10 funding rounds. The company received their last funding on Apr 7, 2017, where they secured $23M from undisclosed investors in a "Venture Round" funding.


Employee: Paul Berberian
Title: CEO
Email address: paul.berberian@sphero.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pberberian/
Employee: Jim Booth
Title: Chief Operating Officer
Email address: jim.booth@sphero.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jim-booth-b060963/