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Former Broadcom Director, Mohammad Tabatabai, Joins PERI as CEO

Brings Unparalleled Expertise to Establish Company as Trendsetting Hi-Def Audio and Mobile Power Accessories Company

PERI, Inc., makers of the PERI Duo, a first-of-its-kind case that integrates a hi-def, high-power speaker system and a 2500mAh battery, announces the appointment of Mohammad Tabatabai as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Previously, Tabatabai was director of engineering at Broadcom where he oversaw the Ethernet, PoE and optical networking systems engineering teams within the Infrastructure Networking Group. Tabatabai was directly responsible for product development for GPhy, 10GBase-T, hi-speed optical networks and power over Ethernet products.

“We are thrilled to have Mohammad join us as CEO,“ said Michael Hsu, co-founder, PERI, Inc. “It is important to us that PERI is differentiated by its technical depth, and Mohammad brings specific expertise in systems engineering with advanced integrated circuits, which will set us apart from our competition. Technology is at the core of our identity, so bringing in leadership at the top level to execute that business philosophy is critical.”

A systems and chip design specialist, Tabatabai has a wide range of experience in analog, high-speed digital, DSP, behavioral modeling and stimulations, Ethernet, automotive, PoE, and audio engineering for consumer electronics. At PERI, Tabatabai will be responsible for spearheading day-to-day management decisions and implementing the company’s long and short term plans.

“Joining the PERI team at this pivotal time is very exciting,” says Tabatabai. “We are reshaping the way consumers view hi-definition audio and mobile power accessories with the Duo. PERI is solving several core limitations of smartphone speakers and phone battery capacity today. My goal as CEO is to set a standard with this first product and bring to the market an ecosystem of future PERI products for all smartphone users and audiophiles.”

PERI, Inc. is exhibiting at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas from Jan. 6 – 9th at the Las Vegas Convention Center, North Hall – booth #6737. If you’re interested in a live demonstration of the Duo, please email

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About PERI

Founded in 2014, PERI, Inc. ( is a leading Wi-Fi audio technology company developing innovative products and technologies in the mobile accessories, portable consumer electronics and auto components markets.  The company specializes in proprietary IC design and innovative audio and power consumer products.  PERI is Portable Electronics Re-Invented! Stay in tune with PERI through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.