Rana-SmallRana Jalali

FOUNDER, MANAGING DIRECTOR

Rana has double degrees of Engineering and International Business and years of professional experience both in Iran and western Europe.

She graduated from University of Tehran with a Master of Industrial Engineering. She worked 3 years as Project Manager, Quality Manager and Sales Development Planner, respectively in Raydana group, Ofogh Consulting Engineers (OCE) and Kalleh in Tehran.

In 2011, Rana attended Essec Business School in Paris to continue her education in master of International Business. She graduated in 2013 and accomplished one year mission at Air Liquide Head Office in Paris as “Junior Business Analyst”.

In August 2014 she moved to Germany and joined Konica Minolta Business Solution as “Strategic Partner Manager” for countries of Germany, Austria, Belgium and the Netherlands.

In 2015, inspired by the latest political changes and the improvement of relation between Iran and Europe, she decided to start a consulting business in Berlin and helps European companies to enter Iran. She hopes that Irana Consulting performs as a bridge that connects Iran and Europe and so facilitates knowledge and technology exchange.

Rana is based in Berlin and is native in Persian, fluent in English and has business understanding level of French and German.


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hossein SaghebyHossein

CO-FOUNDER, CONSULTANT- Energy Management in the building sector

Hossein is currently a professor at the HTW – University of Applied Sciences in Berlin. He acquired his Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Energy Conversion from the University of Tehran and his Doctoral degree from Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin).

From 2009 until 2015 he worked at the Hermann-Rietschel-Institut of TU Berlin, the worldwide oldest Research Institute of its kind in the area of Building Technologies. His positions included Lecturer, Research Associate and Project manager.

Since 2015 he is holding a position as a professor in the Major of ‘Building Energy and Building Information Technology’ at the ‘Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin’. His previous work and/or research areas include, Clean Room Technologies, Bionics in Heating systems and pumping total energy consumption reduction.

Currently he is giving lectures and conducting research in the areas of Rational use of Energy in Houses, Renewable Energies and sustainable Building.

Hossein is based in Berlin and speaks native Persian, fluent English and German.


Majid MohammadiMajid Mohammadi

TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER

Majid is Managing Director of Daygan since 2008. He has been leading many engineering projects in the fields of Instrumentation, Industrial Automation and Intelligent Transportation Systems.

Prior to Daygan  Majid worked at Patsa Industry as Technical Manager in the field of industrial automation. He also worked as SCADA programmer at Iran Khodro in factory automation.

Majid is PhD candidate of Electrical Engineering – Controlling Systems at Semnan University. He has master degree of Controlling Systems from University of Tehran.

As part of Irana Consulting consultancy team, Majid supplies on-site engineering services to European companies who have technical projects in Iran.

He is based in Tehran and speaks Persian and English.

Samira IranSami

CONSULTANT- Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Since February 2016, Samira holds a position as Research Assistant and Lecturer at university of Ulm. She is also a lecturer at Technische Universität Berlin and German University of Cairo.

Samira Iran obtained her bachelor in the field of Bio-Medical Engineering. She studied Master of Business Administration (MBA) focusing on international marketing at Sharif University of Technology in Iran (2011). In her master thesis, she surveyed consumer buying behavior in context of green consumption.

She started her PhD at Technische Universität Berlin in February 2012. She is studying consumer buying behavior in terms of sustainable fashion consumption. The research focus is on the role of cultural factors and differences between Islamic and western countries.

As part of Irana Consulting consultancy team, Samira leads projects in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility for Iranian companies.

Samira is based in Berlin and is native in Persian, fluent in English and German.


Rahil KhoeiRahil

CONSULTANT- Strategic Management

Rahil obtained her bachelor in the field Mathematics. She studied Master of Business Administration (MBA) focusing on international marketing at Sharif University of Technology in Iran.

For the first three years of her working experience, she was Financial and accounting manager in SNC_Lavalin, Canadian Consultancy Company in Sari, Iran. After her master, she worked for more than two years in Top_Pakhsh, distributing company in Sari, as R&D manager.

Since September 2014 she works as brand development senior supervisor in Margarine Company in Tehran, Iran. Additionally since September 2011 she is a Lecturer at Some Universities in Sari and in Tehran.

As part of Irana Consulting consultancy team, Rahil leads projects in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility for Iranian companies.

Rahil is based in Tehran and is native in Persian and fluent in English.


Wais Ahmad

CONSULTANT- Corporate Finance and Bankingw-ahmad

Wais Ahmad has developed a strong set of skills and knowledge in corporate finance and banking. He graduated as a Chemical Engineer from the Ecole Superieure de Chimie Physique Electronique de Lyon in 2011 and hold a Master Degree from ESSEC Business School.
Throughout his professional years spent in London, he has acquired an in-depth experience in banking, having worked for Societe Generale and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation as an Oil & Gas Upstream Finance Analyst, where he and his team were in charge of arranging debt financing for Oil&Gas Exploration & Production companies. This enabled Wais to hone his knowledge in the Oil & Gas industry, after working as an intern in TOTAL. Following his years in banking, he joined a small E&P oil & gas company where his main role was to evaluate the economic potential of oil & gas assets in West Africa, reporting directly to the Board of Directors.
Born in France, and Afghan from his parents, Wais has lived in five different countries and speaks French, Persian, English and German. He has developed a deep interest on Iran and Persian culture, after having traveled in Iran several times. He is now based in Lyon and works as a Consultant for Irana Consulting.