Navid Bazari

Vice President, Head of Product

Navid leads the product management, design and analytics team for Interfolio, responsible for the product vision, strategy and roadmap for Interfolio’s FIS and Researchfish platforms. With over 20 years of experience in online technology/services, Navid’s career has taken him across diverse industries and firms, including Fintech at IBM, Media at Thomson Reuters, HRTech at Korn Ferry and, more recently, in 2016, joining Elsevier to work on EdTech.

During his tenure at Elsevier, Navid launched the Reviewer Recommender for Elsevier Journal editors to improve their peer-review invitation decision with data and analytics. While responsible for the Elsevier Submissions Platform product strategy, he recruited and developed product managers to ensure everything built was grounded in customer/user needs with an evidence-based approach to prioritisation.

Before product management, Navid spent a decade in engineering. He received a first-class honours B.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Portsmouth.

View More Team Bios View More Team Bios