Wikinvest was founded in 2006 by Parker Conrad and Mike Sha, college roommates at Harvard where they day traded together until the internet bubble burst and they realized there was more to investing than just blind stock picking. In their quest to better understand what they were investing in, they were amazed at how hard it was to find good information.
|Mike Sha, Co-founder||Parker Conrad, Co-founder|
|Amazon.com where he launched and ran the Amazon Visa Card business, headed up product development in the Global Payments team, led a technology team focused on building new strategic partnerships and initiatives, and built sophisticated fraud detection models. He received a BA in Applied Math and a MS in Computer Science, both from Harvard University.||Amgen, on a counter-launch strategy team in the company's Nephrology Business Unit. Parker graduated "Thank the Laude" from Harvard in Chemistry.|