Dr. Cyrus Hadavi is the founder and CEO of Adexa, a leading provider of supply chain planning solutions. His leadership at Adexa has resulted in planning solutions that are used worldwide in companies such as Intel, Schlumberger, Hanes, Seagate, Unilever, Toshiba, Samsung, Boeing and Allergan Pharmaceuticals.
While working at Siemens R&D Labs., Cyrus served as Adjunct Professor of Operations Management at Columbia University. He also performed joint research on planning problems at Wharton School of Management, Clemson University and Max Planck institute in Germany.
He has numerous publications on Artificial Intelligence and Planning and author of a number of related patents. He holds a B.S. and MS degrees in electrical engineering, an M.S. degree in management from the University of Birmingham, UK, and a Ph.D. in electrical & computer engineering from The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.