Wafik Farag - Managing Director at SkyPrise, Inc.
Dr. Farag is a business strategist advising in flux clients on how to smartly capitalizes on the business of information.
served marquis clients such as Mercedes Benz, AG
, Lockheed Martin
, Swiss, CVS, British American Tobacco, PerotSystems
(Dell), and Bell South
has two successful IPO's, I-Cube and PerotSystems
, and exited Just Co.
as co-founder through acquisition.
conducted due diligence and mergers & acquisitions to firms like Warburg Pincus returning multiple valuations.
advised startups in various capacities including as a leadership circle member for a US presidential initiative Global Innovation in Science and Technology (GIST), and IBM Global SmartCamp.
consulting capacity integrates multi-discipline technologies spanning from sustainable energy eco-systems, cyber security, smart grids, pharmaceutical technologies, waste management, supply chain management, financial instruments, oil & gas exploration, crop science, Big Data, and mobile computing, to deliver actionable strategies with business value.
holds a US patent in managing dynamic contextual-information.
Dr. Farag received both his MS and PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan and a B.Sc. from Cairo University.