Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of PennsylvaniaEconomics, Wharton, 1958.
Chairman, chief Executive officer, Firooz Corporation, Tehran, Iran, 1958-1978;Chairman, chief Executive officer, Gulf Associations, Inc., New York, since 1960;chairman, Summit Filter Corporation, Union, New Jersey, since 1975;chairman, Chief Executive Officer,, Sabet Group, New York City, 1978-1995;vice president, Bear Stearns & Company. New York City, 1982-1983;vice chairman, Stella Meuble S.A., Bassecourt, Switzerland, since 1983;chairman, Shaffer Products, Inc., Middlesex, New Jersey, since 1983;vice chairman, Bachelor of General Studies Holdings, Glen Cove, New York, since 1989;chairman, Gulf Associations Comm., Ltd., Switzerland., British Virgin Islands, since 1990;vice chairman, FLAG (Fiberoptic Link Around the Globe), Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, since 1990. Chairman Radio television Corporation of Iran, Tehran, 1961-1978, Johnson & Johnson IranLtd., Tehran, 1974-1978.
Vice chairman TRRC (Exxon) Iran, Tehran, 1965-1978.
Consultant Royal Riviera Immobilier Monaco.
Member Iran Chamber of Commerce, Tehran, 1959-1978, International Chamber of Commerce, Paris, 1962-1978, Iran-United States Chamber of Commerce, New York, 1971-1975.
Member of The Baha'i World Faith, Bahai.org
children: Reja, Aram, Karim.