Babak has 30 years of Investment Banking experience, primarily in Trading and Sales in Fixed Income Derivatives.
He was a Director of Bond Option Trading at Lehman Brothers, and Managing Director and head of Listed Derivatives for EMEA at Citigroup, Jefferies and HSBC.
Outside of Investment Banking, he was a partner at GID, responsible for business development in the Russian automotive sector, and a partner at EuroAsia, an Investment boutique in partnership with Deutsche Bank focusing on the Iranian Capital market.
He is currently CEO of Oparo, a PropTech investment company specialising in stressed and distressed assets.
He has a Bsc. in Civil Engineering and a Masters in Alternative Energy.