CEO of the education nonprofit Code.org, tech entrepreneur and investor
Hadi Partovi is a tech entrepreneur and investor, and CEO of the education nonprofit Code.org. He founded two tech startups that were acquired by Microsoft and Newscorp respectively, and he has served as an early advisor or investor at many tech startups including Facebook, Dropbox, airbnb, and Uber. In 2013 Hadi and his twin brother Ali launched the education nonprofit Code.org, which Hadi leads full-time as CEO. Code.org has established computer science classes reaching 30% of US students, created the most broadly used curriculum platform for K-12 computer science, and launched the global Hour of Code movement that has reached hundreds of millions of students spanning every country in the world.