<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=283273128845922&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">

Advice for CEOs

Expert advice for CEOs, from CEOs (SM)

Don't get stuck in No Man's Land (SM), follow Newport's blog to stay one step ahead of your competitors.

Ferey Faridian

Ferey is a senior strategic investment professional with 25 years of experience spanning management consulting in 12 countries, investment banking and principal investing, as well as serving as CEO/President of high-technology ventures. Most recently Ferey served as President of Intelligent Fiber Optics Corp. a company that develops advanced optical sensing solutions for the aerospace, energy and medical devices markets. There he helped double the size of the business, serving US government agencies like NIH, NSF, DOE as well as major prime contractors and international commercial clients. Previous to that he was a Managing Director of Aura VC, where he provided buyout financing and M&A advisory services to top-tier clients in IT, media, and high technology businesses. Ferey has served as board member and adviser to venture-backed startups and led a group of 35 technical, scientific and business staff to turn around a $20 million investment on behalf of Hoya Corporation of Japan, Sumitomo and other investors. Building on his extensive product and business development experience, Ferey served as a partner in the venture capital fund of a $2 Billion fund of funds, for which he evaluated investments in hardware and software companies.

Blog Feature

Business growth

Access To Distributed Capital For Economic Growth And Societal Impact

By: Ferey Faridian
October 27th, 2017

These days there is much talk about the low growth rates in the US and other developed economies.  Measures proposed to enhance GDP growth include fiscal policy, border adjusted tax, tax code simplification, corporate rate reduction, repatriation, regulatory relief, trade, workforce training and enhanced capital access.

Read More