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Shervin Pishevar

Shervin pishevar is an American-Iranian entrepreneur. He is also recognized as a philanthropist, a super angel investor and a venture capitalist. He is the co-founder and chairman of the company Hyperloop One. Shervin is also the co-founder and director of company Investment companys. While still working in his company Investment companys, Shervin Pishevar was able to gather over $650 million under the company’s management.

He also invested in other companies like Hyperloop, Airbnb and Munchery. Being an angel investor, Shervin Pishevar had managed to seed in over 60 companies. Recently, he was a managing director at Menlo Ventures. There, he led several other investments like Machine zone, Warby Parker, Tumblr and Hyperloop series B. He saw the growth and progress of Hyperloop series B. Pishevar is also a strategic advisor at the Investment Company. He has also served as aboard advisor of the company between the years 2011 and 2015. Shervin Pishevar has founded a number of technology-related companies like webs.com, Hyper Office, SGN and WebOS.

As an American of Iranian descent, Shervin Pishevar was awarded an Ellis Island Medal of honour in the years 2015 and 2016. He was also appointed to the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board by the former US President Barrack Obama. He was also chosen by the US government as the most outstanding American by choice. This was in the year 2012.

Pishevar is a member of the UN Foundations Global Entrepreneurs Council. He has also served as an entrepreneurial ambassador of countries such as Russia and others in the Middle East. Shervin was partly raised in Tehran, Iran. He migrated to the US while he was still a young boy. His father was called Abraham Pishevar, and his mother was called Eshrat Pishevar.

His father later migrated to the US after his name was placed on the Ayatollah Khomeini’s execution document. He was initially working as a radio and television executive manager. Together with his colleagues, Abraham was accused of broadcasting material that aided the Iranians to flee to other foreign nations. Shervin Pishevar got the opportunity to study at Montgomery Blair High school. The institution was a science and math magnet school.

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