Our Leadership

Haresh Sangani

Founder and CEO

Haresh Sangani is the Founding CEO of Hitech Advisors, leveraging technology to improve business and life. 

Haresh co-founded Faira, the most modernized e-commerce platform for buying and selling homes in the United States. He has also leadership roles at Amazon, AT&T, Kronos, and several startups before turning founder and entrepreneur. He volunteers with healthcare charities and industry trade groups in the Seattle area. He also serves as a mentor and advisor to numerous startups and business and technology leaders.

Haresh is guided by empathy, listening, and continuous learning. He is passionate about helping others achieve meaning through their work, and having fun at work.

He graduated from University of Washington with degrees in physics, computer science and electrical engineering. In his free time, Haresh is seen reading, skiing, hiking, and occasionally, writing.

Peter Simonsen

Principal Consultant

Peter Simonson is the Chief Operating Officer and Principal Consultant at Hitech Advisors. 

In the past, Peter has worked across 13 global data centers and 4 Network Hubs. He has led strategic innovations in business analytics, Investment focus, organizational composition and new product features. He deftly balances business needs with organizational and employee happiness and is known for finding creative ways to meet customer demands while being aware of their financial and business constraints.

Peter graduated from Roskilde University with degrees in mathematics, business administration and management. Since 2005, he has been volunteering each and every year without fail for the Microsoft philanthropic effort called ‘Day of Caring’. He has also been the community leader volunteering for the yearly ‘Giving Campaign’ for Microsoft and volunteered at the Redmond Fire & Rescue.