Nasser C. Pirshafiey, MBA

Nasser C. Pirshafiey, MBA

For over three decades Mr. Pirshafiey has developed products and businesses for domestic and multinational firms. Mr. Pirshafiey’s creativity, innovative problem-solving skills, and entrepreneurial mindset have provided professional, technical, and business solutions to many start-ups and mature companies.

In 2014, Mr. Pirshafiey joined the QT Imaging startup company, where he led the technology group in production design and commercialization of the novel breast imaging modality, while further developing the technology for other imaging applications, including diagnostic imaging of human extremities, joints, infant imaging, and imaging internal organs. He led the technology team members—building a focused team of mechanical, electrical, software, science, and image reconstruction scientists. Additionally, Mr. Pirshafiey established the breast imaging device manufacturing team.

Mr. Pirshafiey has previously founded and managed two companies with the mission to provide sustainable practices to industries such as medical devices, automotive, aerospace, high-tech, consumer products, and robotics (brief client list: Johnson & Johnson, Siemens, Edwards Life Sciences, Autoliv, TRW).  Mr. Pirshafiey has 18 inventions filed with the US patent office, holds a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering, and an MBA with specialization in Entrepreneurship.

On a personal note, Mr. Pirshafiey is a Multiengine Instrument Rated Commercial pilot, who enjoys sharing his passion of flying by being part of the Angle Flight West team. A group of volunteers and pilots, who provide free medical transportation to people in need.