Dr. Avideh Zakhor, CEO

Avideh Zakhor is the Chief Executive Officer at Indoor Reality. She has 35 years experience in electrical engineering and holds the Qualcomm Chair in the department of electrical engineering and computer sciences  at University of California, Berkeley where she joined the faculty in 1988.  She is now on her third startup after two previous startups were successfully acquired by Google in 2007 and Mentor Graphics in 1998. She received the Presidential Young Investigator (PYI) award from President George Herbert Walker Bush in 1992, and has won numerous best paper awards. She received her B.Sc. degree from California Institute of Technology in 1983,  S.M.and Ph.D.  degrees from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1985 and 1987 respectively, all in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.