The Millionaire”Pejman Nozad”Rugs to Riches Story
“We have one goal with Pear, and that is to be the best seed fund that ever existed,” Nozad told the Founder & Funder Experience podcast in September. “We’re not there yet, but we wake up every morning and think about it.”He grew up and was 10 years old at the time of the Iranian Revolution. He attended the German school in Tehran before it was shut down, and spent his teenage years living through a revolution and an eight-year war. Pejman was a very good student and passionate about soccer, and he played professionally while in Iran. At 16, he started writing for a sports magazine, and at 18, he hosted Iran’s most popular sports radio talk show.