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Amir Pirnia

Amir Pirnia - VP of Engineering at Hixme Insurance Solutions

About Amir Pirnia

Amir Pirnia is an accomplished Los Angeles software engineer and technology executive with over 15 years experience in building tech teams and launching products. He has direct experience in leading startups as they launch from early-stage status to fully operational enterprises. Amir Pirnia currently leads technology strategy and product development as the vice president of engineering for Los Angeles-based Hixme Insurance Solutions. In an effort to improve effective health insurance selection in the individual market, he spearheaded the creation of an innovative back-end matching algorithm.

Before joining the Hixme team in 2015, Amir Pirnia served as vice president of engineering for Age of Learning/, a company that was, under Mr. Pirnia’s lead, the top-ranked iOS and Android app in the Education and Kids category. Mr. Pirnia also worked nearly a decade with the online legal services provider LegalZoom, joining the company in 2004 as one of the first few software engineers on the team. In addition to his considerable experience, he is a knowledgeable senior executive with an MBA from Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management.

Work experience

Jun 2015Present

VP of Engineering




Northwestern University