Afshin Partovi, Founder, CEO, Mojo Mobility Inc.
Afshin has over 20 years of executive experience in a number of Management and Technical roles in Fortune 500 companies and Startups. Before founding Mojo Mobility in 2005, Afshin was the CEO of a consulting company that was managing a 150 million Euro portfolio of Technology projects for the government of Republic of Ireland. Prior to that, Afshin led all Product Management and Product Dev at Digilens, a Networking Startup in Silicon Valley. Afshin previously managed Strategy and Business Development for Lucent’s Broadband Networks Business Unit. Earlier in his career, he has had management and product development roles at Bell Laboratories, AT&T, Hughes Corp, and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratories.
Afshin holds Masters and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Southern California and MBA from Columbia University. He has authored over 70 reviewed publications and is a co-inventor on over 45 pending and granted patents.