operates in the following industries: Diamonds, Jewellery and watches, Food Services, Food Manufacturing, Logistics, Publishing, Trade Shows, and IT.
Reza is a technology entrepreneur and business builder. Reza was recognized as one of the 50 top people in the APAC digital industry by The Drum in 2018.
He is currently is the CEO of Taskworld. a global SaaS collaboration and teamwork platform with offices in the US, Singapore, Paris, Berlin, Tokyo, Seoul and Bangkok.
Reza is also the Co-Founder & Chairman of CtrlShift, a programatic technology and solution company headquartered in Singapore.
Reza’s 25+ year career has spanned a wide range of operating, investing and advisory roles with technology giants such as Intel, Yahoo! as well as several Venture Capital funds and startups, giving him deep expertise in B2C and B2B tech businesses. He has held diverse roles including those of a Data Scientist, Strategy Consultant, Managing Director, Venture Partner, Chairman and Founder/CEO.
He is a Founding Member of IAB Southeast Asia & India (iabseaindia.com) and a Co-Chairman of H2 Singapore (h2.co).
Reza graduated from Boston University with Bachelor degrees in Mathematics and Economics and a Masters degree Economics. For a while, he dabbled with obtaining a PhD n Marketing Science at UC Berkley.
> Reza has lived in multiple countries including the US, UK, Greece, India, Singapore and Iran. In his free time, Reza enjoys yoga, horse polo and Persian literature.