Omer Riaz holds an MBA in Finance from Carnegie Mellon's Tepper School, and a BA in Economics and Computer Science from Ohio Wesleyan University. Omer spent 5 years working on Corporate Strategy and M&A at Kaplan Inc., a global education and training company. Prior to Kaplan, Omer worked as a Technology Transfer Officer for Carnegie Mellon University, where he commercialized Ed. Tech. research, and as the founding member of a SaaS CRM startup, where he helped build the company from the concept stage into a successful business. Omer is an expert in the Education and Ed. Tech. spaces.