Our Thinking

The impact of an Ebrahim Raisi presidency

The impact of an Ebrahim Raisi presidency


The polls closed on 18 June, with conservative figure Ebrahim Raisi securing a landslide and ending reformist President Hassan Rowhani’s eight-year rule. Join Henry Smith for a conversation with Control Risks in-house expert Nicki Siamaki, Esfandyar Batmanghelidj, the founder and CEO of the Bourse & Bazaar Foundation and Dr. Farid Sigari-Majd, Partner at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer where they discuss the impact Raisi will have on the ongoing negotiations with the US, Iran’s sanctions environment in the coming year and challenges and opportunities that foreign businesses will be presented with in Iran’s market.

Speakers

Barnaby Fletcher Henry Smith
Nicki Siamaki
Esfandyar Batmanghelidj
Dr Farid Sigari-Majd

Find out more

How can our experts help you?