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Our Team

Leadership
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Dr. Sam Mahdavian

CEO & Founder

Sam is a Data Scientist with a PhD in Transportation Engineering who has extensive experience in applying Machine learning, advanced statistical analysis, Business Analysis, & Project Management tools to create Smart & Scalable Solutions for real-world applications. He has conducted several projects in ITS, Traffic Network & Freight Mobility, and CAVs.

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Dr. Burak Sen

Managing Partner

Burak is an Industrial Ecologist & Sustainability Scientist who has been striving to contribute to the efforts made to transform the transportation system to be safer and more sustainable. He has conducted several projects about electric vehicles, sustainability, material-energy transportation, battery, system dynamics, and agent-based modeling.

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Dr. Tolga Ercan

Managing Partner

Tolga is a Transportation Scientist who is expert in connected vehicles & Intelligent Transportation Systems, with experience in ITS design, traffic operations, & multi-modal planning. He conducted several projects during the last years. He manages all ITS field operations & device installations, including RSUs, video camera systems, & sensors. 

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Dr. Yalda Rahmati

Managing Partner

Yalda is a Data Scientist with a PhD in Transportation Engineering. Her main focus is on developing a collaborative, connected automated driving environment via modeling the interactions among automated vehicles, human-driven vehicles, and non-motorized modes of transportation (particularly, pedestrians and bicyclists).

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Sabrina Araújo

COO

Sabrina is a Chief Operating Officer with over ten years of experience in recruitment, training, payroll, legal, and administrative. She is results-driven, and self-starter who can leverage outstanding relationship management skills with internal and external stakeholders.

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