Mr. Kamran Elahian Philanthropist, Chairman & Co-Founder, Global Catalyst Partners
Kamran Elahian has co-founded more than ten high-companies and two nonprofit organizations in addition to co-founding Global Catalyst Partners. He serves as chairman of the board for Actelis Networks, the Global Catalyst Foundation and Relief International-Schools Online, and serves on the boards of Beceem Communications, Ikoa and Melodis.
In December 2006, Mr. Elahian was presented The Dr. Morris Chang Exemplary Leadership Award, in recognition of his exceptional contributions to the development, innovation, growth and long-term opportunities of the fabless semiconductor industry.
Mr. Elahian received his B.S. in computer science, B.S. in mathematics, and masters of engineering in computer graphics from the University of Utah.