Immad Akhund is CEO at Mercury, a stealth fin-tech startup with $6m in funding. Immad is a repeat entrepreneur. Previously he was CEO and co-founder of Heyzap, a mobile developer tools company, which sold for $45m to Fyber in 2016, and CTO and co-founder of Clickpass, acquired by Yola in 2008. He is an active investor in Silicon Valley and has invested in 70+ seed stage startups.
In my 10+ years as an entrepreneur, I’ve sold two companies: Clickpass, a single sign-on mechanism sold in 2008, and Heyzap, a mobile ad network that sold in 2016. Heyzap pivoted at least 4 times over its 8 years —