Cadir spent five years as CTO of Zynga, where he was responsible for the development and innovation of Zynga’s technology platforms, information technology, large-scale network operations, security, analytics, developer tools, and technology M&A. He managed teams, technology and infrastructure in over 30 offices around the world as Zynga grew from under 100 people to over 3000 and transitioned from a private to public company. In particular, Cadir was the original architect of Zynga’s big data analytics platform and managed the development and implementation of one of the world’s largest private cloud infrastructures. He also helped guide Zynga's mobile business from zero presence to a top 10 IOS and Android game publisher.
Most recently, Cadir has been exploring new business ideas in the area of sustainable energy as the founder of Steeltrap LLC. Prior to Zynga, he founded, took public, and spent eleven years as the CTO of Support.com, an online technology support company that deployed software to over 50 million PCs and devices. Cadir graduated from Stanford University, is on the board of NCWIT, and advises multiple startups in the San Francisco area including Opower and Choose Energy.
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|Aug 1, 2012||ZD Net - Zynga hit with class action suit over insider dealing claims|
|Sep 22, 2010||TechCrunch - Zynga CTO On Moving Mountains Of Data (TCTV)|
|Sep 22, 2010||TechCrunch - Zynga Moves 1 Petabyte Of Data Daily; Adds 1,000 Servers A Week|