Shervin Pishevar is an accomplished investment professional who was born in Iran. When he was young, his family moved to the United States. Although his father was a wealthy business leader in Iran, he wanted to provide a better life for his family by moving to America.
Shervin’s parents wanted him to become a doctor. Instead of taking their advice, he went to college to study business. Shervin Pishevar started working at a hedge fund after graduation. Although the hours were grueling, he enjoyed the work environment at his hedge fund.
Throughout his career, Shervin has always been willing to take significant financial risks. He was an early investor in both Uber and Dollar Shave Club. At the time, many people thought he was crazy for investing in these business ideas.
Shervin Pishevar now spends the vast majority of his time investing in startup companies. In many cases, he loses his entire investment when the company goes bankrupt. There are cases when a business is thriving and Shervin earns a substantial financial return. He is financially independent and can easily deal with any minor setbacks.
Shervin Pishevar is not afraid to make bold predictions. He recently tweeted for nearly an entire day about the economy. Unlike most economic experts, Shervin is worried about the future of the United States. He cited multiple reasons for his negative views of the future.
Shervin Pishevar thinks the national debt is the most significant financial problem facing the United States in the coming years. He tweeted about how both political parties have failed to solve the national debt crisis. Shervin believes that taxes will eventually get raised to help pay for the national debt.
Shervin also believes that the United States is falling behind other nations when it comes to technological development. He thinks that the best college students are moving to other countries to pursue career opportunities. He suggested overhauling the education system in one of his tweets.