Hadi received his MSc in Information and Business Systems from University of Surrey. After university, he founded two startups in UK. Six years later he decided to go back to his home country, Iran. His efforts for helping the young Iran startup community include starting a weekly networking event called Hamfekr which is now in 30+ cities of Iran. His second effort, Silk Road Startup is the first International startup event in Iran to showcase the local startup scene and create a strong link between Iran and international communities. He’s also cofounder of Kamva, a software as a service startup that helps small businesses start selling online.