Dr. Fariborz Mahjouri
Dr Fariborz Mahjouri is the CEO of Aurora Energy, Inc. He was Vice President of MDV-SEIA from 1998 to 2008. He was a member and served on Standards Committees for ASHRAE, IEEE and SEIA. Fariborz has over 30 years of experience in all facets of business development, corporate strategy, marketing, international sales, and academia. He has an uncommonly broad knowledge base, with particular expertise in the areas of solar energy, management, and real-time computer simulation technologies.
Dr. Mahjouri established the first internet based solar energy business in 1995. He taught at Johns Hopkins University, Howard Community College, the University of Minnesota, and the Technical University of Berlin. Fariborz holds an MS degree in Technical Management from Johns Hopkins University, a Ph.D. in Systems Engineering, and an M.S., Electrical Power Engineering from Technical University of Berlin. He is a registered Professional Engineer in District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, and a NABCEP certified PV Installation Professional.