Farshid Arman is currently a Director at Siemens Technology to Business Center (TTB) in Berkeley, California. At TTB, Farshid leads the efforts on commercializing new ideas and seed-stage companies with links to the renewable energy businesses of Siemens. Farshid had the similar role for the automotive division of Siemens in the past.
Farshid’s career outside of Siemens has included co-founding a grid-scale energy storage company, system architect at CNN, and Director of Engineering at an enterprise-scale software company. Farshid has a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and holds many patents in a variety of fields.