San Francisco Bay Area
Financial Software Developer
September 2005 to October 2005
June 2004 to August 2005
Mercury - Banking for Startups
CEO & Founder
San Francisco Bay Area
Heyzap (Acquired by Fyber)
CEO & Co-founder
September 2008 to January 2017
CTO and Co-founder
May 2007 to September 2008
January 2017 to December 2017
Mountain View, California
What company does Immad Akhund work for?
Immad Akhund works for Bloomberg
What is Immad Akhund's role at Bloomberg?
Immad Akhund is Financial Software Developer
What industry does Immad Akhund work in?
Immad Akhund works in the Information Technology and Services industry.
💼 Past Experience
Immad Akhund's experience in financial software development at Bloomberg :In financial software development, Immad Akhund worked as a Software Developer at Jonglei, a company in the financial technology industry. Jonglei is a company that provides software toembed bankers' transactions within their own websites and mobile apps. They were acquired by Bloomberg in 2005.During his time at Jonglei, Immad Akhund developed a software that allowed their bank customers to easily store and sign financial transactions. His work at Jonglei was highly appreciated by his colleagues and he was considered a success by Jonglei employees.Before being hired by Bloomberg, Immad Akhund was the President of Mercury-Banking for Startups in San Francisco Bay Area. Mercury-Banking for Startups was a company that built a bank for startup developers. Mercury-Banking for Startups was acquired by Bloomberg in 2008.Prior to his time at Mercury-Banking for Startups, Immad Akhund was the CEO & Co-founder at Heyzap. Heyzap was a social network for mobile gamers that eventually pivoted to building developer tools for mobile game developers. Heyzap was acquired by RNTS Media in 2016.Since leaving Heyzap, Immad Akhund has been a part-time Partner at Y Combinator in Mountain View, California. Immad Akhund is currently a Financial Software Developer at Bloomberg from September 2005 to October 2005.
Immad Akhund's education has spanned a span of over 17 years, with a Master of Arts (M.A.) from University of Cambridge in 2002. Immad Akhund then embarked on a six year, post-School journey of study, culminating with his degree of Computer Science at University of Cambridge in 2006. While at University of Cambridge, Immad Akhund displayed a burgeoning interest in Computing, and undertook intense coursework in the subject in order to develop his skills and knowledge. In recent years, Immad Akhund has self-taught in Computing, taking courses from all around the world in order to improve his level of expertise and knowledge in this rapidly evolving field. Immad Akhund is a highly experienced professional and has worked extensively in the software industry for over 10 years now. He has held positions such as technical assistant (TA) and lead engineer (LE) for a leading software company. His experience in this industry has given him a deep understanding of the software development process and its various aspects, which has helped him to develop and deliver high quality software products. In his current role, he leads a team of developers who design, build and maintain software products.Immad Akhund is highly incapacitated and requires artificial intelligence (AI) software support in order to be able to carry out his professional duties. AI software support is available to cope with his incapacitation and ensure that his work is carried out in an effective and efficient manner. consequently, the team of AI software support engineers is specially trained and experienced in this support area.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
Immad Akhund has a B.S. in Business Administration from Hussein University in Baghdad, Iraq. Akhund also has a Master's degree in electrical engineering from Baghdad University. Akhund has been working in software development for the past two years. Akhund primarily works in financial software development. Akhund has varied experience in business administration, electrical engineering, and software development. Akhund is currently working as a Financial Software Developer at Bloomberg. Akhund also has experience in software development for the past one year at Aquila. Akhund also has experience in business administration, electrical engineering, and software development for the past eight years at Heyzap. Akhund was hired as a CTO and Co-founder at Clickpass in May 2007. Akhund eventually became a Co-founder at Y Combinator in January 2017. Akhund also has experience in business administration, electrical engineering, and software development with a part-time status as a Partner at Clickpass from January 2017 to December 2017. Akhund has experience in business administration, electrical engineering, and software development as a CEO and Founder at Mercury - Banking for Startups in San Francisco Bay Area.
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