Imran Aftab

Co-Founder & CEO

Founder & CEO of 10Pearls, a 700+ person global world-class digital technology company helping businesses re-imagine, digitalize and accelerate. As an end-to-end digital partner, 10Pearls helps businesses create transformative digital products incorporating exponential tech (AI/ML, Blockchain, IoT, AR/VR). 10Pearls’ clients include Global 2000 enterprises, high growth mid-size businesses, and some of the most exciting start-ups. The Washington Post has referred to 10Pearls as a double bottom line company that balances profits with social cause.

Prior to 10Pearls, Imran served as the Director of AOL’s Global Transformation and Outsourcing. Imran has been involved with various stages of product management development, and has held position MicroStrategy, Sprint and JP Morgan. Imran is a member of Young President’s Organization (YPO), Washington DC-Baltimore. Imran is an active angel investor in tech start-ups focused on social impact. He also serves on several advisory boards of for-profit and non-profit organizations.

IMRAN AFTAB

Co-Founder & CEO

As Co-founder, Imran spearheads 10Pearls, a leading and award-winning application development company helping businesses build products and technology solutions spanning mobile, enterprise, web and games. 10Pearls’ clients include start-ups, small and medium-sized companies, as well as large enterprises.

Prior to 10Pearls, Imran served as the Director of AOL’s Global Outsourcing, where he managed over $150M annual outsourcing spent over twelve vendors spread across seven countries. Imran has been involved with various stages of product development, and has held position ranging from VP of Products at Paxfire to Product Manager at MicroStrategy. Other companies he has worked for include Sprint Nextel and JP Morgan Chase.

Imran is a graduate of Mindshare, a forum of CEOs of D.C. area’s most promising technology companies. Imran holds a BA in Chemistry from Bard College, and a Masters in Chemistry from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.