Bijan Khajehpour is the managing partner of Atieh International, the Vienna-based international arm of the Atieh Group of Companies, a group of strategic consulting firms based in Tehran. He co-founded the Atieh Group in 1994 to offer strategic consulting services to Iranian and international companies. Throughout his consulting years, Dr. Khajehpour has commented on political and economic developments in Iran, especially through contributions to international conferences and reviews. 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.