International Finance Magazine has partnered up with Iran’s Open Iran Group to host a two-day multi-sector investment summit called “Focus Iran Summit” on 26th and 27th of September in Tehran.

IFM, UK’s leading finance publication, in association with Iran’s events and business consultancy, Open Iran Group, is hosting a comprehensive investment summit in Tehran, which will shed light on the country’s investment potential following the lifting of economic sanctions.

The summit, which will be held from 26th to 27th of September at the Espinas Palace Hotel, will have a host of subject experts and government officials, who will discuss the plethora of investment opportunities in sectors such as oil & gas, mining, banking, IT and technology.

In addition to sector analysts, attendees can also attend sessions chaired by legal experts and sanction specialists, who will bring to the fore the various challenges and perceptions of Iran after the sanctions era. “The summit will bring together a host of sector specialists, foreign investors and legal experts, who can network, interact and discuss the best possible means to encourage foreign investment and better economic relations,” said Sindhuja Balaji, the conference producer of the Focus Iran Summit.

The two-day summit will have a host of interactive panel discussions and presentations made by government officials, foreign investors and regulators. Delegates will also have the opportunity to interact and network with each other in targeted meetings on Day 2 of the summit. There will also be an exhibition, expected to have around 40 stalls, according to a statement by the organizers.

The summit is being supported by National Petrochemical Company, Securities & Exchange Organization and the German-Iranian Chamber of Commerce Association. Speakers from Iranian Mines & Mining Industries Development & Renovation (IMIDRO), National Petrochemical Company, Iran’s Ports & Maritime Organization, Foreign & Commonwealth Office UK, Sohar Port & Freezone, Novin Investment Bank, Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFIN), UK’s Charlemagne Capital, Turquoise Partners and Roland Berger Strategy Consultants UAE are expected to attend the summit.

Through the two-day summit, organizers along with the support of the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran, aim to position the Middle East nation as the next global investment destination.


TechRasa as the media partner of Focus Iran Summit with the aim of shedding light on Iran’s tech sector and entrepreneurship would host a panel on the day one with:

  • Clemente Cappello, CEO, Sturgeon Capital
  • Alireza Sadeghian, Founder, NetBarg & Tik8
  • Amir Vohooshi, CEO, Rahnema/Board Member, Digikala & Cafe Bazaar
  • Mostafa Naghipour, Co-Founder of Fanap, Head of Fanap’s Innovation Center

On day two, TechRasa would present the very first FinTech report of Iran which was prepared by TechRasa’s market research team. Stay tuned if you are interested in Iran’s FinTech sector as TechRasa will publish the report soon.

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