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Will Ahmed
  • Industry

    Consumer Technology

  • Location

    Cambridge, MA

  • Social Media
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TECH POWER PLAYERS 50 | RANKED #41

Will Ahmed

Founder and CEO, WHOOP

BIOGRAPHY

Why a Tech Power Player?

For advances in consumer tech, wearables, and entrepreneurship.

Will Ahmed is the founder and CEO of Boston-based Whoop, which has developed wearable technology for optimizing human performance and health. Whoop is one of the most valuable standalone wearables companies in the world. Ahmed has recruited an active advisory board that consists of some of the world’s most notable cardiologists, technologists, marketers, and designers.

Ahmed earned a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Economics from Harvard University, where he captained the men’s varsity squash team.

CAREER MILESTONES

2021

Raised $200 million in a Series F funding round; Whoop was valued at $3.6 billion

2012

Founded Whoop as a student at Harvard

2011

Named a Harvard College Scholar and a CSA Scholar Athlete

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TECH POWER PLAYERS 50 | RANKED #41

Will Ahmed

Founder and CEO, WHOOP

Will Ahmed
  • Industry

    Consumer Technology

  • Location

    Cambridge, MA

  • Social Media

BIOGRAPHY

Why a Tech Power Player?

For advances in consumer tech, wearables, and entrepreneurship.

Will Ahmed is the founder and CEO of Boston-based Whoop, which has developed wearable technology for optimizing human performance and health. Whoop is one of the most valuable standalone wearables companies in the world. Ahmed has recruited an active advisory board that consists of some of the world’s most notable cardiologists, technologists, marketers, and designers.

Ahmed earned a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Economics from Harvard University, where he captained the men’s varsity squash team.

CAREER MILESTONES

2021

Raised $200 million in a Series F funding round; Whoop was valued at $3.6 billion

2012

Founded Whoop as a student at Harvard

2011

Named a Harvard College Scholar and a CSA Scholar Athlete

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