Co-Founder and CEO, Cie Digital Labs
Anderee Berengian is an accomplished entrepreneur, technologist, and investor, and is passionate about driving progress through digital innovation. With more than 20 years of experience steering corporate and product strategy, Berengian currently serves as a board member at Petco, ASAP Tire, and Titan School Solutions. He is a regular Forbes contributor, winner of the 2018 OCBJ Excellence In Entrepreneurship Award, and named a semi-finalist for EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2017 and 2018. As the co-founder and CEO of Cie Digital Labs, an innovation accelerator for large enterprises and a growth accelerator for emerging startups, Berengian is responsible for building a world-class execution-focused team and growing CDL’s digital transformation ideas into sustainable, profitable companies, such as Nativo where he is a board observer. In 2017, CDL won OCTANe’s Best Digital Strategy award. Berengian is also the founder and managing partner at RezVen Partners, a venture capital firm. RezVen provides early stage venture funding to many startups, including StyleHaul where Berengian served as a board member. Prior to RezVen, Berengian led global expansion and strategic efforts at Overture (Yahoo!), focusing on new online monetization strategies. Berengian earned a BS in biochemistry, was a biophysics PhD candidate at UCLA, and is a graduate of the USC Marshall School of Business.