Shan was born in Bucharest, Romania to diplomat parents. As with diplomatic communities, Shan grew up travelling, spending most of his time in Russia and the US. After finishing his bachelor’s from the University of Virginia, he was on his way to join Johns Hopkins to get his master’s when a friend suggestion he start working for Raysat Antenna System.
During Shan’s decade plus IT career working for Raysat, Harmony Information Systems, and American Diabetes Association (ADA). While with ADA, the position took Shan to 48 of 50 US states. While on these tours Shan’s passion for experiencing new cultures and places grew.
An opportunity to pursue an MBA degree in Cloud Computing at Liverpool John Moore’s University, found Shan pulling up roots in2012 to travel to Ireland. Achieving his MBA opened up a new world of management and understanding of the business value the IT industry has at global scale.
Looking to settle down in South Florida, Shan was immediately impressed by Ben’s innovative approach to the real estate business. The IT tech within Shan saw an opportunity to continue his love of solving problems, with an additional opportunity to use his MBA to explore opportunities, challenge boundaries and develop strategies that will keep Signature on the forefront of technology.