Dariush Zomorrodi

Chief Innovation Officer, Blanc Labs
Dariush Zomorrodi
Dariush Zomorrodi is the Chief Innovation Officer at Blanc Labs where he leads the innovation practice, collaborating with business and technology leaders to imagine and build the next generation of digital solutions. His team leverages emerging technologies in support of new business models, which makes clients more competitive in the fast paced digital world.

Blanc Labs is a global innovation consulting firm with a focus in financial technology. Blanc Labs has developed innovative products and transformative solutions in Robotic Process Automation, Artificial Intelligence, Document Classification and Extraction, Cloud Banking, Retail & Commercial Lending, Digital Platforms, Open API Banking and is a member of the R3 Blockchain Consortium and Financial Data Exchange (FDX).

Prior to Blanc Labs, Dariush served as an executive and digital leader at several organizations in the United States and Canada. Dariush was the CTO and mastermind behind Canpages.ca, where he built the fastest growing digital property in Canada later sold to Yellow Media for $225M in 2010. Dariush started his FinTech journey in 2012 as VP Technology of Flexiti Financial building a retail financing virtual credit card platform that has grown to one of Canada's well-respected FinTech ventures.

Dariush’s passion for creating a positive impact on the world through innovation led him to join Blanc Labs as partner and Chief Innovation Officer in 2016. Dariush holds a Computer Software Engineering degree earned his MBA degree from Queens University. He is based in Toronto, Canada.