Yassi Moghaddam

I am a service and business innovation leader with deep experience in marketing and business development of high-tech products and services. My career has spanned senior level roles in Fortune 100 companies as well as early stage to pre-IPO startups. I have deep knowledge of the ICT vertical where I have spent most of my career. I have focused my work in the last few years on driving “smart” solutions and services that create value at the intersection of human-centered design, and data analytics.

In my current role as a business executive and a leader of a non-profit, I work with Fortune 100 companies, top universities, and government foundations to catalyze industry-academia collaboration resulting in cutting edge research and value-added services that leverage advances in big data analytics, Internet of Things, cognitive computing, social, mobile, and cloud computing to help businesses grow and make our world a better place.

As an innovation consultant, I work with technology teams to explore and realize the tremendous value-creation opportunities that exist at the intersection of mobility, social networking, cloud computing, big data analytics and customer experience.

I have served clients including: Wells Fargo, Cisco Systems, EMC, Corning, Applied Materials, Mojo Mobility, New Venture Partners, and a number of startups.

Specialties: Service Innovation, Open Innovation, Strategy, Human-Centered Design, Data Analytics, Enterprise Collaboration, Social Media, Cloud Computing, Datacenter, Mobile Banking, Mobile Payment, NFC, Mobile Power, Entrepreneurship, Go-to-market Strategy, Business Development, B2B Marketing, Marketing Research, Positioning, Competitive Analysis, Financial Modeling, Business Plan, Sales Enablement, Fundraising, Facilitation, Product Management, Service Management, Program Management, Profit & Loss Management, New Product Introduction, Product Roadmap, Pricing.