Mohammad studied Chemical Engineering at Sharif University in Tehran and started his career researching and designing industrial plants. For almost two decades, Mohammad managed various industrial plants contributing significantly to the production capability of the manufacturing sector and then extended his knowledge by obtaining an Executive MBA. Mohammad has vast managerial experience of 30 years over a wide spectrum of roles including managing director and a board member of a range of industrial and trading companies. He also has experience in consultancy for banks and businesses in particular with regard to Private Banking. Mohammad currently has an advisory role within Sterling Partners. In his free time, Mohammad plays volleyball and he is keen on cooking and carpentry.