Selected 2017

Taher Baderkhan

  • Current company YouVisit
  • Industry Media

Taher Baderkhan

Taher Baderkhan is a co-founder & CTO at YouVisit, an immersive media company in the education Martech space. He has deep expertise in 3D media, VR technology, cloud architecture, data analytics and user experience design. Prior to YouVisit Taher worked at Accenture building complex trading applications for financial institutions. He has several patents in the VR space specific to 3D video projection and compression.

Taher built YouVisit into a successful profitable business generating 8 digit annual revenue without raising any outside funding. YouVisit was acquired in 2019 by EAB

Taher is a founding member of the YouVisit Foundation whose mission is to inspire, motivate, and help thousands of students from all backgrounds find the post-secondary option that is right for them.

Taher has a BA in Computer Science and Economics from Brandeis University

YouVisit

YouVisit is an immersive technology company that enables brands and institutions to engage and convert audiences through interactive 360° digital experiences and virtual reality. YouVisit was founded by Abi Mandelbaum, Endri Tolka and Taher Baderkhan, and has become the industry leader in Education, with more than 500 university clients, and beyond, having worked with top brands such as Mercedes-Benz, Mastercard, Swarovski, Hilton, Starwood, Cisco, Hewlett Packard, and Microsoft.

YouVisit was acquired in December 2019 by EAB, a portfolio company of Vista Equity, one of the world’s largest and most prestigious Private Equity firms. The addition of YouVisit’s technology platform, together with its expertise in immersive content creation, further enhances EAB’s ability to help its 1,500 schools, colleges and universities find, engage, and enroll new students.

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