Shervin Bakhtiari | Consultant and Advisor
Shervin is a multi-disciplinary ICT technology and business strategy professional with 15 years’ experience in leading emerging technology evaluation, planning, development, and adoption in various industries including telcos/mobile, enterprise verticals (such as financials, manufacturing, healthcare), digital media, e-Commerce, as well as venture capital firms. He also has advised on and executed B2B and B2C sales, marketing, and business development strategies and initiatives including strategic partnerships and channels development.
Currently based in Shanghai, Shervin has extensive international work and project experience in U.S. (Silicon Valley), Canada, Western Europe, and for the past seven years, in Asia Pacific. He has held senior business and technical positions as Actel Consulting, eMotive, Avaya, Ubiquity Software, Cisco Systems, Vovida Networks, Brooks Automation, and Brooks Asia (a Korean JV with Samsung Electronics). Shervin is an industry evangelist and has been active in innovation/startup advisory, mentoring, as well as capital acquisition.
Shervin holds both a Bachelors and Masters of Engineering from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.