Omar Hyder

Co-Founder, Board Member

Born in Bangladesh and growing up throughout the United States, Mr. Hyder now makes his home in Houston, Texas.

Mr. Hyder received a petroleum engineering degree from Texas A&M and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management.

Having varied experiences in Eastern and Western cultures, Omar has seen the power of education flourish with many. He brings a zest for inculcating this power into others and a resume that includes establishing educational community service initiatives in California and Illinois.

He is co-founder of Professionals for Education (PFE), a non-profit organization dedicated to helping disadvantaged youth learning about leadership and career opportunities. Mr. Hyder worked as an engineer with ChevronTexaco in California and is now working as a business analyst with ExxonMobil.