Chairman, Bank of Industry and Mine
Ali Ashraf Afkhami is a long-time leader of Iran’s banking and finance sector, having spent nearly four decades working to develop the national economy. He is currently Chairman and Managing Director of the Bank of Industry and Mine, a leading Iranian bank, mandated to assist the growth and development of Iran’s key industries. Mr. Afkhami previously served as Chairman of Karafarin Investment Group, Tadbir Investment Group, and Iran Shipping Company among other key roles in the industrial and capital market sectors. He writes comments frequently on issues of strategic management and has published several books and papers on the subject.