Shahin has worked with Lux Capital since 2006, focusing on investments in energy and technology. Prior to joining Lux, he held technical positions at GM and several IT startups. He received his B.S. degree in EECS with Honors from UC Berkeley, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in EE from UCLA
Shahin sourced Lux's investments in Silicon Clocks (acquired by NASDAQ:SLAB) and SiBEAM (acquired by NASDAQ:SIMG), Planet Labs, and played key roles in Lux's investments in Everspin and Luxtera. He has also been published over 10 journal papers and conference proceedings in human-computer interface design.