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Daryabari Iranian Community Center

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Please join Pars Equality Center's September speaker series with Bobby Yazdani!!!


Bobby Yazdani is the founder and managing partner of Cota Capital, a firm investing in private and public technology companies. He is also founder of Signatures Capital, through which he has successfully mentored entrepreneurs and invested in over 100 early-stage startups. In 2014, Bobby was ranked #1 out of 2000 angel investors for successful follow-on funding by CB Insights.


Bobby founded Saba in 1997, and took the company public in 2000. Today, Saba is the leading provider of Human Capital Development & Management Solutions, serving over 30 million people from 2,200 customers across 195 countries and in 37 languages worldwide. Prior to Saba, Bobby worked at Oracle in various R&D roles.


In 2015, Bobby endowed the Signatures Innovation Fellowship at the University of California, Berkeley to support data science projects with commercial promise. Bobby also serves as a founding member of the Persian Tech Entrepreneurs network, and a National Advisory Board Member of the Reset Foundation.


Born in Tehran, Iran, Bobby completed high school in England and received a B.A. in applied mathematics at UC Berkeley.
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