Maysam Behravesh



Mr. Behravesh is a PhD candidate in international politics at Lund University, Sweden, and a senior political analyst with Persis Media, a US-based multimedia production firm. His research and media work center around Middle East security—with special focus on the foreign policies of Iran, Syria and Saudi Arabia—and have appeared on Reuters, Foreign Policy, Newsweek, Middle East Institute, Atlantic Council, Aljazeera, BBC, and others. Mr. Maysam worked as an intelligence analyst and policy advisor in Tehran from 2008 to 2010.