Our Team

 
Sepideh Nasiri - Founder and CEO Sepideh (“Sepi”) Nasiri is an award winning Entrepreneur, Founder of Persian Women In Tech, the former Vice President at Women 2.0 and an advocate for Women + Diversity and Inclusion. Ms Nasiri started her career as a Co-founder and Managing Editor of a digital and print Los Angeles Magazine and later joined a number of successful startups in Silicon Valley. Currently, Ms Nasiri advises early stage startups, is an avid technology enthusiast and mentors globally many female entrepreneurs and founders in technology.

Sepideh Nasiri - Founder and CEO

Sepideh (“Sepi”) Nasiri is an award winning Entrepreneur, Founder of Persian Women In Tech, the former Vice President at Women 2.0 and an advocate for Women + Diversity and Inclusion. Ms Nasiri started her career as a Co-founder and Managing Editor of a digital and print Los Angeles Magazine and later joined a number of successful startups in Silicon Valley. Currently, Ms Nasiri advises early stage startups, is an avid technology enthusiast and mentors globally many female entrepreneurs and founders in technology.

Armin Shamskhou - CFO Armin Shamskhou is a two-time founder, startup advisor, and financial consultant at his boutique wealth management and financial consulting firm, ARMoney LLC. Armin exudes a passion for supporting technology startups and invests in the future of inclusive and smart tech growth, especially with deliberate emphasis on empowering women and minorities in the space. Combining his passion for technology and nonprofits, he serves as the CFO of Persian Women In Tech.

Armin Shamskhou - CFO

Armin Shamskhou is a two-time founder, startup advisor, and financial consultant at his boutique wealth management and financial consulting firm, ARMoney LLC. Armin exudes a passion for supporting technology startups and invests in the future of inclusive and smart tech growth, especially with deliberate emphasis on empowering women and minorities in the space. Combining his passion for technology and nonprofits, he serves as the CFO of Persian Women In Tech.

Leila Mansouri - Advisor Leila currently serves as an Advisor and Legal Counsel of PWIT. Leila also practices business and immigration law, and is on the Board of the Iranian American Bar Association, where she served as President of the DC Chapter from 2014-2017. She has been invited to speak on many news programs and panels involving immigration law and civil rights. Leila enjoys working on projects that empower women, especially those that increase awareness about the contributions of Iranian women.  

Leila Mansouri - Advisor

Leila currently serves as an Advisor and Legal Counsel of PWIT. Leila also practices business and immigration law, and is on the Board of the Iranian American Bar Association, where she served as President of the DC Chapter from 2014-2017. She has been invited to speak on many news programs and panels involving immigration law and civil rights. Leila enjoys working on projects that empower women, especially those that increase awareness about the contributions of Iranian women.  

Radin Rahimzadeh - Advisor & LA Team lead Radin Rahimzadeh is a Master of Public Policy candidate and Dean’s Merit Scholar at the University of Southern California, Sol Price School of Public Policy. Radin’s degree focuses on intelligent transportation systems, smart cities, and environmental sustainability. She is currently a consultant for the GoMentum Station in Contra Costa County and Stantec Consulting Services. Radin is working at the forefront of redefining mobility in California, collaborating with private-public and nonprofit partners in the space of connected and autonomous vehicles and their integration in smart cities.

Radin Rahimzadeh - Advisor & LA Team lead

Radin Rahimzadeh is a Master of Public Policy candidate and Dean’s Merit Scholar at the University of Southern California, Sol Price School of Public Policy. Radin’s degree focuses on intelligent transportation systems, smart cities, and environmental sustainability. She is currently a consultant for the GoMentum Station in Contra Costa County and Stantec Consulting Services. Radin is working at the forefront of redefining mobility in California, collaborating with private-public and nonprofit partners in the space of connected and autonomous vehicles and their integration in smart cities.