Ned Taleb is a serial founder of multiple bootstrapped companies, all of them private and employee owned. Over two decades, the companies averaged 50%+ annual growth rate. The companies employ today 1000s of people and received many accolades including Gartner Cool Vendor, Fierce Hottest 15, Inc 500 fastest growing, Deloitte Fast 50 Technology and AT&T Supplier of the year out of 5,000 suppliers.
Ned is an Ernst Young Entrepreneur of the Year. He speaks 4 languages fluently and is learning a 5th. He sings Opera in 10 languages and is an internationally acclaimed guitarist, having won the Joaquin Rodrigo award in Spain.
Ned holds a Computer and Communications Engineering Bachelors from AUB and an MBA from McGill. Additionally, he has guest lectured at McGill, Berkeley and will teach IE university MBA class this Sprint on Entrepreneurship.