Yacin Bahi, Ph.D
Yacin is a French-American Tech Entrepreneur with Tunisian origins with 25 years of startup experience in Silicon-Valley. He has founded and co-founded tech companies on three continents, in places like Silicon Valley, Paris and Tunis. Yacin holds an MS and a PhD in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science obtained jointly from Sorbonne Université, Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris. He’s a speaker at international tech/venture events like Slush in Finland. Today he shares his time between San Francisco, Paris and Hawaii, and is very active fighting climate change at Terraformation, a Forest Tech startup, committed to restoring 3 billion acres of forest on degraded land. Yacin is married with three daughters. When not training for triathlons, he enjoys acrylic painting and writing. He is fluent in French, English, Arabic and Italien.