Overview

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Primary Role
Global Ambassador & Founding Executive Director @
Born:
May 17, 1965
Gender:
Male
Location:
Moffett Field
Website:
http://salimismail.com
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Person Details

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Salim Ismail is the Global Ambassador at Singularity University focusing on its global presence. Salim spent two years as Singularity University’s founding Executive Director and currently serves as its Global Ambassador focusing on its global presence.

Salim is a sought after speaker, strategist and entrepreneur – his last company, Angstro, was acquired by Google in August 2010.

Prior to that, Salim was a Vice President at Yahoo and the Head of Brickhouse, Yahoo’s internal ‘ideas factory’ where game-changing ideas were brought in, built and launched. Salim also serves as Co-Founder and Chairman of Confabb.com, co-founded PubSub Concepts and is also on the board of Breakthrough, a global human rights organization focused on violence against women, racial justice and immigrant rights.

Salim earned his B.Sc. in Physics from University of Waterloo in 1989.

Jobs (5)

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Current

Global Ambassador & Founding Executive Director

Oct 1, 2008 - Current   (almost 8 years)

Co-Founder

2006 - Current   (over 10 years)
Past
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Ended
Title
Company
Aug 1, 2007
Aug 1, 2010
Co-Founder
Feb 1, 2007
Mar 1, 2008
Head - Brickhouse & VP
Feb 1, 2002
Mar 1, 2006
Co-Founder

Board & Advisor Roles (2)

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Education (1)

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Past Event Appearances (5)

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