Fay Arjomandi is founder and Chief Product Officer at mimik. From August 2014 to September 2016 she was the CEO of a group of mobile companies under Nantworks, including Tensorcom, Nantmobile and Mobile Genomic Health leading the consumerization of health solutions.
Prior to NantWorks, Fay was the CEO of Vodafone xone where she brought her extensive experience and entrepreneurial spirit to Vodafone’s new heart of innovation. In September 2011 Fay successfully launched Vodafone xone in Silicon Valley, which became the global incubation center of the Vodafone Group and the beta brand for Vodafone consumer in UK, Italy, Spain, Germany and Egypt. Fay spearheaded the partnership work with emerging and disruptive technologies to enable start-up companies to develop, test and prepare for commercial deployment in global markets. Additionally, her role expanded to lead Vodafone Ventures, the strategic corporate venture capital arm of Vodafone Group. Fay’s broad range of roles at the company included being a board member of Vodafone America’s Group Enterprise, and being Chairwoman of Vodafone Americas Foundation, an outreach program whose mission is to mobilize communities to resolve shared problems and to enable mobile technology to advance social change In addition to exceptional leadership and vision.
Prior to Vodafone, Fay was the co-founder and CEO of three start-up companies: L3 Technology, Mobidia, and Disternet (now mimik technologies). As a pragmatic technology innovator, Fay has authored 12 patents. In 2018 she received the Concordia Alumni of the Year award. In 2014, Fay was named as one of the most influential women business leaders in Silicon Valley by San Francisco Business Week, and in 2006, received the distinguished Business In Vancouver’s “Top 40 Under 40” award presented to outstanding leaders in their chosen fields. In 2007, she was the Canadian technology and innovation representative to the White House. Fay is a highly sought-after global speaker and industry thought leader given her specialization in wireless communications, software applications and protocol development. Fay is also currently the Chairman of H2 Wellness and Advisor to Studytracks.