Ali Partovi

Co-Founder at

Ali Partovi is the Co-Founder at, an organization dedicated to expanding access to computer science in schools and increasing participation by women and underrepresented minorities. Partovi has a long history in the tech industry, starting as Lead PM at Microsoft Corporation from 1998 to 2000. Ali then became the Chief Strategy Officer at Hampton Creek Foods for a brief stint in 2014 before taking on the role of SVP, Business Development at MySpace from 2009 to 2010. Partovi is also an early investor and advisor for Dropbox, and was the CEO of iLike from 2002-2009 until it was acquired by Myspace in late 2009.


  • Co-Founder

    Current role