Kayvan Mirza Co-Founded Optinvent S.A. in 2007 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. He started and headed the Microdisplay Business within Thomson. He holds a BSEE in Engineering from University of Illinois and an MBA from Depaul University. He Completed Operations Management courses at ESCP.
Kayvan Has built his career in the US and France. Previously held key positions at Invensys, HP, and Thomson/Technicolor where he successfully set up and ran an optical component business from scratch. He also ran an RF component business two R&D centers (Singapore and Germany), manufacturing in Indonesia (20mpcs/yr), and a worldwide sales force and agent network. He holds a BSEE degree from University of Illinois and has studied Operations Management at the ESCP the oldest business school in Europe.
Entrepreneur and General Management professional with 20+ years of industry experience ranging from R&D, to Marketing and Sales, to Business and General Management. Extensive hands-on experience dealing with Asian, European, and US business environments. Career spans the following B to B / and B to C sectors: Appliance, IT, Consumer Electronics, Optics, Augmented Reality, Wearable Tech.