Negar is an engineer turned investor with several years of experience developing and commercializing disruptive technologies at startups and top-tier engineering companies across US and Canada. Previously she was an Entrepreneur in Residence at SRI International where she explored commercializing several patented technologies focused on robotics, computer vision, artificial intelligence and advanced sensing. Before that, she worked at Presidio Partners to identify, assess and source investment opportunities in the areas of 3D printing, drones, Industrial IoT and digital manufacturing.
Negar has a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. At SK telecom Ventures, she focuses on evaluating and sourcing early to mid stage investment opportunities.