Shervin Pishevar is an Iranian-American entrepreneur and an angel investor. He was a co-founder of the venture capital fund Investment company Capital, and he served as its Managing Director. He invested in a number of startups that have since become leaders in their industries. These include companies such as Uber, Airbnb, and Munchery. In total, he has seeded over 60 firms. Shervin was born in Tehran, Iran in 1974. He is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley.
Pishevar went on a tweeting rampage last year. This resulted in over 50 tweets being posted on his Twitter account in a period of only 21 hours. The onset of his actions followed many months of inactivity for him on Twitter. Shervin tweeted about Silicon Valley, a location in which he has spent many years. Shervin Pishevar posted numerous tweets ranging from such other topics as technology, bitcoins, the stock market, and the economy of the United States. In his tweets, Shervin Pishevar voiced his opinions as well as his predictions of the direction of the stock market. The picture that he painted regarding the market was grim.
Shervin’s 21 hour long tweeting binge occurred in the winter of 2018. He predicted that the market would experienced a major correction towards the end of 2018. It was his belief that many stocks were overvalued, and a market correction was in order. Shervin Pishevar tweeted that the stock market might have dropped by as much as 6,000 points. The end of last year, according to Shervin Pishevar, was expected to be a tumultuous time for the stock market investors.
Shervin Pishevar further set forth his belief that this would have a largely significant impact on the country’s economic state and inflation. Shervin had mainly bleak thoughts about the financial future of the US in the months following his 2018 storm of tweets.