Shervin Pishevar is and American-Iranian Venture capitalist, Entrepreneur and sugar angel investor. Shervin Pishevar is also the executive chairman of Hyperloop One and the co- founder. He is also the co-founder and managing director of Sherpa capital. It is a venture capital support that he is investing in various companies like Uber, Munchery, Airbnb etc.
Shervin Pishevar is an Iranian by birth. He was born in the year 1974 in Tehran, Iran. His full name or the birth name is Shervin Kordary Pishevar. His father Abraham Pishevar was radio and a television executive. Now he is staying in San Francisco, California. He has citizenships of both Iran and United States. He completed his schooling from Montgomery –Blair High School. He did his graduation from University of California Berkeley. His family wanted him to make his career in the field of medicine.
He studied math and science in his school. He began his research work on Magainin Peptides as a science project. He did major in molecular biology at University of California Berkeley. He also received Presidential Fellowship for the purpose of continuing his study during his graduation. He has two children, Cyrus and Darya. He raised his children as a single father. He is a very good father; this complement was received from his children.
His family wanted him to pursue a profession in medicine but he refused to do so after his studies. He chooses to become an entrepreneur. When he was only 23 he founded WebOS. This is the first company that creates cross-browser windows-like interfaces for the internet. This created a concept of a web-based operating system.
In 2001 Shervin Pishevar co founded Seges Capital. This is an offshoot of the Vanderbilt University technology Company. From 2005- to 2011 he focused in the world of gaming. In 2005 he became the founding COO, president, and the board member for the Webs Inc. This becomes the biggest social publishing communities.
However, later he resigned from this position. From 2011 he is one of the partners of Sherpa Capital that provide fund for different companies. Till now he is a part of Sherpa Capital. For his several intelligent works and different charitable works he has been awarded several times.
He received Ellis Island Medal of Honor in 2016. He got a number of positions honorary from the United Stated Government. He was a member of several boards. He has achieved a huge success in his life. He totally deserves that. He has given a lot of labor to reach this position.
How much is Shervin Pishevar Net Worth in 2017
He has done a number of achievements during this span of life. He is still running goo with all of his business. His decision to be an entrepreneur was a blessing to world, mainly the world of web or internet. He has a net worth of $55 million US dollars as of 2017.
With his talent he has offered the world some huge updates. For these start ups the world is thankful to him. He is still trying to provide new business ideas in the market to upgrade the world.