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Superstar Angel Investor Shervin Pishevar

Shervin Pishevar is the bright mind behind the success of Sherpa Ventures. The serial entrepreneur and investor founded the venture capital firm in 2013. Prior to starting his own firm he served as a managing director at Menlo Ventures. He is one of the foremost individuals responsible for the creation of the Menlo Talent Fund, now worth a staggering $20 million.

Part of what makes Shervin Pishevar stand out in the venture capital world is his background in technology. It gives him a unique perspective on many aspects of business. Before he became the leading venture capitalist you see today he founded and operated technology-enabled companies. Some have even called him a visionary technology entrepreneur. Shervin Pishevar is one of the most active investors out there. He has invested in dozens of companies spanning multiple sectors. Some of his most successful have come from the Ad tech and mobile sectors.

Shervin Pishevar has been so outstanding at his craft that the American Government took notice and chose him as an Outstanding American by Choice. As a naturalized citizen Shervin was extremely honored to be a recipient. In the Nations history only around 100 naturalized citizens have ever received the award. All things considered it was well deserved and earned. He is a member of the UN Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council and even served as a keynote speaker on at President Obama’s Summit on entrepreneurship.

With his educational background and numerous skills it wouldn’t be crazy to assume he could achieve anything he puts his mind to. He attended the University of California at Berkeley where he received his bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies. He has had his research published in several reputable publications such as the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA).

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