San Francisco Bay Area.,
Speaker at MIT AITI Colombia "Te Conecta"
Hisham Amwar has spent the last 12 years building and managing global technology strategies and new product portfolios. The son of a lifelong educator, he has held technology leadership positions at Moody’s, Royal Dutch/NWA, Mamapedia, and most recently at Zynga as the Director of Global Technology. Hisham has an MBA from MIT. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Hisham has worked on at a number of startups. A follower of his passion education, he left Zinga to be the Cofounder of Brighbytes a company that develops data mining and analytics softwares to evaluate the impact of educational technology strategies at public and private educational systems within the United States and quite soon in Asia. He has worked at a number of very successful startups sucha as: Zynga, Mamapedia -Acquired by Totsy, Simply Continuous - Acquired by NetEnrich