Arshia Firouzi graduated from UC Davis with a degree in Electrical Engineering and an emphasis on control systems design. At Ravata Solutions his responsibilities include electronics development, customer outreach, & business development.
Gurkern Sufi graduated from UC Davis with a degree in Biotechnology and an emphasis in Bioinformatics. At Ravata Solutions his responsibilities include corporate relations, device bio-compatibility, & business development.
In 2011 Co-Founders Arshia Firouzi and Gurkern Sufi met at the University of California, Davis. Four years later they worked with the mentorship of Professor Marc Facciotti to explore the intersection of electronics and biology. After graduating, the partners focused on building a business utilizing technologies they had worked with. In October of 2016 Ravata Solutions was incorporated. The company received pre-seed funding that same month and is participating in the IndieBio accelerator located in San Francisco today.