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Dr. Wafik Farag

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Managing Director

Local Address:  Cambridge , Massachusetts , United States
SkyPrise , Inc.

Employment History

  • President and Chief Executive Officer
    SkyPrise , Inc.
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
    SkyPri se , Inc
  • The Business of Information
    SkyPri se , Inc

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Founder
    SkyPrise , Inc.
  • Board of Advisors Member
    ePowerhouse Inc
  • Co-Founder
    Just Co.
  • Co-Founder
  • Board Member
    Perot Systems Corporation


  • B.Sc.
    Cairo University
  • PhD , Computer Science and Engineering
    University of Michigan
  • MS , Computer Science and Engineering
    University of Michigan
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Web References
Dr. Wafik Farag our founder ..., 29 May 2015 [cached]
Dr. Wafik Farag our founder has coined a new paradgim: "Dynamic Information". His patent changes the way business is conducted by empowering business users to interact with informatin and how to stay ahead while navigating change. We create and implement startegies for our customers to solve problems increasing the bottom line. However, tools are needed to realize strategies making them happen and become felt. We discovered that essential information assets we need such as: data, functions, results, dashboards are a critical compenets for our work. We need data to ask questions, functions to do analysis, widgets and dashboards to visualize and compare results. And to vitally do this iteratively on-the-fly! This is what prompted Dr. Farag to invent Dynamic Information paradgim as a tool to empower businesses do just that.
Our Team, 15 Mar 2015 [cached]
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. Dr. Farag served marquis clients such as Mercedes Benz, AG, Pemex, Lockheed Martin, NASA, Swiss, CVS, British American Tobacco, PerotSystems (Dell), and Bell South. Wafik has two successful IPO's, I-Cube and PerotSystems, and exited Just Co. as co-founder through acquisition. He conducted due diligence and mergers & acquisitions to firms like Warburg Pincus returning multiple valuations. He 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.
Dr. Farag's 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.
He 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.
Hofs Consulting, LLC | Wafik Farag, 12 Nov 2014 [cached]
Wafik Farag | Wafik Farag | Read his bio.
Wafik Farag | Wafik Farag | Read his bio.
Wafik Farag Services
Wafik Farag
Wafik Farag, PhD HOFS Consulting, LLC
Dr. Wafik Farag is a visionary business and information strategist with novel solutions for increasing a company's value by weathering change. Dr. Farag received both his MS and PhD degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan. As the President and CEO of SkyPrise, Inc., he advises clients on how to smartly capitalize on the business of information, by building nimble business strategies that work over time.
A 25-year veteran of business strategies, Dr. Farag was recently appointed Interim Director of the Information Integration and Collaboration Center (IICC) at the David H. Murdock Research Institute (DHMRI). In this role, he advises a consortium of 10+ universities and research institutes in the Life Sciences space. His focus is on increasing the rate of scientific discoveries through the application of cutting-edge information collaboration technology.
Dr. Farag was a Co-Founder of Justa, an information infrastructure company, acquired by Wallaware, Inc. He was also formerly a Director at Perot Systems, where he advised global Fortune 100 companies on strategies for process optimization to improve productivity. Prior to Perot systems, Dr. Farag led into production several successful multi-million dollar information integration projects while at International Integration, Inc. (iCube), which was acquired by Razorfish, Inc.
During his career, Dr. Farag has served marquis clients such as Fleet Bank, Mercedes Benz AG, Lockheed Martin, NASA - CIESIN, Swissair, Wisconsin Power & Light, CVS, British Tobacco (BAT), and Bell South. He has also served as an advisor to several venture capital firms, including Warburg Pincus, conducting due diligence that involved the evaluation of technologies leading to a sound business model for new investment.
Dr. Farag holds a USPTO patent in managing dynamic information. He is part of leadership circle for a US presidential initiative on GIST (Global Innovation in Science and Technology). He sits on various panel review committees for government agencies like the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Wafik Farag, SkyPrise ... [cached]
Wafik Farag, SkyPrise Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA
Wafik Farag, CEO
Founded in 2000 by Dr. Wafik Farag, SkyPrise information technology revolutionizes business productivity.The company's pent-pending technology product, DiBase(tm), is based on a context-based model, a ground breaking technology bringing open, dynamic, and customizable information platform to the finger tips of a corporate user.
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