Pooya is originally from Tehran, Iran. After receiving his high school diploma in Maths and Physics, Pooya started his undergraduate studies at Iran Azad University-Qazvin Branch where he received his B.Sc. degree in Computer Software Engineering in 2011. During his Bachelor studies, Pooya was involved in many different student and professional projects which provided him with a chance to develop his IT and media/web design skills. In 2009, Pooya started a part-time job at Shaygan System Computer Engineering CO where he gained valuable experience of being involved in real life projects and interacting with people from different backgrounds.