Payam has over 20 years of experience building technology products and services. He was the CEO and founder of Chanelink in Singapore, a platform automating online distribution (channel management) for hotels. Prior, he was a Co-Founder and Commercial Director of Batiqa Hotels where he was responsible for sales, marketing and technology for the hotel group. Payam was also a Technology Consultant at Accenture and a Software Engineer at Northrop Grumman Corporation. He is the Co-Founder of Possibility School, where they are developing curriculum that develops growth mindsets for children to create any possibility in life. Payam graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and Engineering graduating with Cum Laude Honors. He also received his MBA from INSEAD, the top ranked business school globally where he served as the Co-President of the Real Estate Club.