Shervin Pishevar is an Iranian-American venture capitalist, entrepreneur and angel investor. Pishevar was the co-founder and the chairperson of Hyperloop One. He also founded Sherpa Capital which is the capital fund of venture and manages to invest in different companies such as Munchery, Uber, and Airbnb. Previously, he worked as the managing director at Menlo Ventures and led the investment in Uber Series B, Machine Zone, Tumblr and Warby Parker. Keep reading to know more about Shervin’s net worth in 2018.
Shervin was born in 1974 in Tehran, Iran. He was the son of Abraham Pishevar who served as the television and radio executive. He moved with his family to the United States where his father provides his services for Ayatollah Khomeini. After moving to Maryland, he served as the cab driver in the Silver Spring.
Pishevar started his qualifications in the medical field and took a degree from the Montgomery Blair High School. In a science project, he started researching about the Magainin peptides and also got the scholarship to continue his study without any fees. While serving as a senior at Berkeley, he started his first review while under graduation in the United States. From the Berkeley School of Public Health, he was graduated from health economics.
Pishevar steps out towards his career in the medical profession. He decided to be an entrepreneur at the age of 23 and founded the WebOS as the first company who has created the cross-browser windows. In 1999, the article was published in the Financial Times where they forecasted that WebOS might change the dominant distribution of channels for software.
In 2001, he became the director of Seges Capital of Vanderbilt University Technology Company and had an endowment fund of about $2.5 billion. He also manages the total of 17 investments in the early companies. In the same year, he founded the Inside Interactive where he served in the position of director, head of product and also the president of the company. Further, he also created 3D graphics and AL engine which works on the Pocket PC.
In 2005, Shervin was founded the Webs Inc. and served as the board member and COO of the company. He also becomes the CEO of the social gaming network which further noticed the spun. After raising $15 million from different investors such as Bezos Expeditions, Founders Fund, Greylock Capital Management and Columbia Capital in Series A. In 2010, he got the opportunity to serve as the general manager of the Mozilla Corporation.
Awards and Achievements
Pishevar has achieved several achievements in his entire career. In 2016, he was honored with the Ellis Island Medal of Honor and also been appointed in the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board by the Obama. He also selected by the government of U.S. for an ‘Outstanding American by Choice Award’ and also retains his position in the top 10 list of the members of Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council of the United Nations. In 2013, he was also considered in the 15 technology leaders who met with the Ex-president Obama to discuss their issues regarding unauthorized intelligence.
Net Worth of Shervin Pishevar
Shervin is an Iranian-American venture capitalist, entrepreneur and angel investor who has the net worth of more than $60 million. He served in different companies as the DM and the co-founder. His new ideas related to the technology helped the world to make major up-gradations. His earning has been generated as the entrepreneur ambassador in the states of Russia.
Shervin Pishevar is an American personality known for his work. He co-founded the Hyperloop which helped him to generate income. Further, he becomes the founder of different companies and also started working as the investor. He also invested in Machine Zone, Tumblr, Warby Parker and Uber Series B.