Bardi Pezeshki

Bardia Pezeshki has a PhD in EE from Stanford – worked on photonic devices at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, and SDL.

He is the founder and CEO of two prior startups, Santur and Kaiam, the first of which developed the market leading tunable laser for long distance fiber optics in mid 2000’s and the second of which developed and manufactured leading 40Gb/s and 100Gb/s transceivers for datacenters.

He is the CEO of Avicena Tech, which developes a novel microLED data interconnect solution that enables optics with unprecedented performance for shorter distance communications.