Arash Ferdowsi

Co-Founder at Dropbox, Inc.

Arash Ferdowsi

Arash Ferdowsi

Co-Founder at Dropbox, Inc.

Biography

Founder of Dropbox, Inc., Arash Ferdowsi is former Director at this company. Mr. Ferdowsi received an undergraduate degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Overview
Career Highlights

Dropbox, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

346

Number of Boards

1

Birthday

10/07/1985

Age

35

Number of Awards

2

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Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder at Dropbox, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Code.Org

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Director, Hoover Institution on War, Revolution & Peace at Stanford University

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Founder at Annox Capital

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Investor at Dropbox, Inc.

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Investor at Dropbox, Inc.

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Founder at XCOM Labs, Inc.

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Former Limited Partner at Lead Edge Capital Management LLC

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Partner at Sequoia Capital

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Professional at Hilliard Advisors, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Dropbox, Inc.
Education
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Class of 2007

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. MIT has five schools and one college, containing a total of 32 academic departments, with a strong emphasis on scientific, engineering, and technological education and research. Founded in 1861 in response to the increasing industrialization of the United States, the institute used a polytechnic university model and stressed laboratory instruction. MIT was elected to the Association of American Universities in 1934.

Career History
Co-Founder
2007 - 2020

Dropbox is a technology company that builds simple, powerful products for people and businesses. 500 million people around the world use Dropbox to work the way they want, on any device, wherever they go. With 200,000 businesses on Dropbox Business, they’re transforming everyday workflows and entire industries. They create products that are easy to use and are built on trust. When people put their files in Dropbox, they can trust they’re secure and their data is their own. Their users’ privacy has always been their first priority, and it always will be.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2007 - 2020

Dropbox is a technology company that builds simple, powerful products for people and businesses. 500 million people around the world use Dropbox to work the way they want, on any device, wherever they go. With 200,000 businesses on Dropbox Business, they’re transforming everyday workflows and entire industries. They create products that are easy to use and are built on trust. When people put their files in Dropbox, they can trust they’re secure and their data is their own. Their users’ privacy has always been their first priority, and it always will be.

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Dropbox, Inc. issued USD Common Stock

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Dropbox, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Sourceress, Inc. provides human-assisted AI platform. The company was founded by Josh Albrecht and Kanjun Qiu and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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ZenSourcer, Inc. operates as an online recruiting platform. It allows users to build lists of people to reach out to, find email, and automate follow ups. The company was founded by Steven Bartel and Nicolas Andrij Bushak in 2017 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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Fleetsmith, Inc. provides information technology services. It manages applications, settings, and security preferences across a company's Mac fleet. The company was founded by Zachary Maurice Blum, Jesse Endahl, Kenneth Kouot, and Stevie Hryciw in 2014 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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Awards & Honors
2013
Forbes Magazine - 30 Under 30
Rank #29
2011
Fortune Magazine - 40 under 40
Other Affiliations

Arash Ferdowsi is affiliated with Dropbox, Inc., Dropbox, Inc.

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