Before founding Sofizar, Mr. Khan was CTO of PrimeDTV Inc. an Anaheim California and Shanghai based startup. He developed various ATSC based products for Chinese broadcasters and television manufactures. Previous to that, he worked at Gemstar Inc and its various acquisitions in Pasadena, Boston and Hong Kong. Mr. Khan also was a design engineer at Avalon Computer Systems, a high performance computing startup.
Mr. Khan was awarded two USA and International consumer electronics advertising patents. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the California Institute of Technology in 1992.
In addition to Sofizar, he enjoys working on his 50 acre “sustainable” farm, successfully generating power through cow manure/biogas and has implemented an innovative farm produce delivery model to the community. He speaks Mandarin, some Ukrainian and lives in Lahore with his family.