Mehran Nakhjavani is a partner and helped found MRB in 2010. He has extensive experience in investment research and investment management, specializing in emerging markets and oil-producing economies. Mr. Nakhjavani focuses on investment themes arising from the emergence of economies and financial markets outside the developed world. He works with clients to assist portfolio investment decisions primarily in emerging markets.
Prior to joining MRB, Mr. Nakhjavani managed emerging market and global equity portfolios at UBS Global Asset Management (1998-2008). He was also a minority owner and Managing Editor of BCA Research Inc., where he founded the firm’s emerging markets strategy service (1992-1998). Previously, he covered OPEC economics and finance with the Middle East Economic Survey, Financial Times and Economist Intelligence Unit.
Mr. Nakhjavani has an M.A. in Economics from McGill University and a B.A. from the University of Cambridge.