Bijan Khajehpour |

Bijan Khajehpour |

Bijan Khajehpour is a managing partner at Atieh International, a Vienna-based international consulting firm with focus on West Asia. Bijan has been recognized as a leading commentator of Iranian political and economic developments.  Bijan is also a member of the Advisory Board of the non-profit Simorgh Verein that promotes cultural exchanges between the EU and Iran.  He is also a member of the advisory board of the European Iran Advisory Group and a regular contributor to Al-Monitor. His publications include contributions to The Caspian Region at a Crossroad: Challenges of a New Frontier of Energy and Development (St. Martin’s Press, 2000), Iran at the Crossroads (Palgrave, 2001) Security in the Persian Gulf: Origins, Obstacles, and the Search for Consensus (Palgrave, 2002), L’économie réelle de l’Iran (L’Harmattan, 2014) and Inside the Islamic Republic (Hurst Publishers, 2016).  He completed his graduate studies in management and economy in Germany and the UK and his Doctorate of Business Administration at the International School of Management in Paris.