Naeem Zafar '81, Treasurer and Board Member

Naeem is a serial entrepreneur and teaches at the University of California Berkeley, Center of Entrepreneurship and Technology.  After Brown with an electrical engineering degree he exiled to frozen tundra of Minnesota for graduate school and has been in Silicon Valley since 1988.  Twenty years, two kids, one IPO and three CEO stints later, he founded Startup-Advisor, a company focused on educating and advising entrepreneurs on all aspects of starting and running a business ( )

Sci Li days:  "It took me a long time to find out that there is another library on campus. Other than flipping between Barus and Holley and Ratty I spent every day in the basement of Sci Li that had a vibrant social scene."