Alireza farhangdust

Alireza farhangdust

Regional Partner in Canada

Alireza was born and raised in Mashhad, Khorasan province on the northeastern of Iran. he got involved with mountain climbing and nature exploration and was fascinated with the awe-inspiring landscapes. He fell in love with it and always regretted that it‘s not being appreciated as it deserves to be. He left Iran to complete his studies in Canada pursuing a Ph.D. in Management Analytics. When he was introduced to the idea of nomad.tours, he immediately showed his interest to be a rather small part of it. He believes that this wonderful idea not only provides the opportunity to everyone in the world to taste the nature of Iran in it’s purest form, but it also enriches and supports the nomads in Iran to hold on to their roots in today’s fast-changing world.

Mohammad Malekshahi

Mohammad Malekshahi

CEO, Local Community Development Expert

Mohammad is from south-East of Iran, Baft, Kerman. His ancestors are from Afshar Tribe and he is as hard working as them. He has an engineering background, Masters in Economics, two years’ experience in journalism and 3 years involvement in local community development projects in marginalized regions. He is a permanent traveler and has visited lots of off the beaten track parts of Iran; in Spring 2017 when he was accompanying Bakhtiari Nomads during their seasonal migration the Idea of Nomad.tours social enterprise get in his mind and started to utilize tourism for Development.

Rana Nazifi

Rana Nazifi

Cofounder

Rana was born and grown up in Tehran. She has studied physics and continuing her Ph.D. at Illinois University, USA.
She is in love with mountaineering and exploring nature. Because of her great interest in showing the natural and cultural attractions of different parts of Iran to the world, she followed the idea of Nomad.tours social enterprise, right after her first trip to this region. She says: migration with nomads and passing the ancient roads of nomad migration makes me feel living the history of mankind and touching the nature with the whole of my soul.

Sara shokouhinia

Sara shokouhinia

Content generation expert

Growing up as an avid reader, Sara spent most of her college years devouring novels and books of poetry. But at the same time, she has always been addicted to the outdoors, because she always secretly wished she could be experiencing the real thing. Last year when she experienced her first trip to Bakhtiari land, she found her appreciation of Nomad People. Living with Bakhtiari nomads kindled a strong passion for those authentic people. The second she returned home all she could think about was getting back to the Nomads. Now working as a content provider in Nomad Tours team, she treasures the unique opportunity to write about these fantastic people and their unique lifestyle to get them known to the world while allowing her to experience the adventurous life she has always wished.

Shayda Owrak

Shayda Owrak

Business Development Expert, Tourism activist

Shayda was born in a Bakhtiari family from Izeh, Khuzestan. None of her relatives did any migration while she was a kid but feeling close to these life-styles stayed with her for a long time and finally, she became a Nomad herself! In terms of traveling a lot, Loving Nature and keeping life simple! she studied Management at university and continued with tourism courses such as Hotel Management, Tourist Guiding, and MBA in tourism.
Getting to know Nomad tours was an opportunity for her to reconnect to her roots not only for herself but also to help others to find more on Bakhtiari tribe. She loves to help nomad tours idea to grow, in order to preserve Nomad’s authentic lifestyle!

Julen Izagirre

Julen Izagirre

Regional marketing partner in Spain

Julen is From Basque Country, Donostia. Graduated in the Business administration he has been competing in road cycling for many years. Now he likes road and mountain cycling and trekking in mountains in his free time. For traveling, he prefers to do an active tourism and meet local culture and people. Therefore, he decided to volunteer for Nomad tours project in Spring 2018 and now he is the regional partner in Spain.

Redzib Skomorac

Redzib Skomorac

Regional marketing partner in Balkan

Redzib is from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Zenica. He is a law graduate, with professional as well as non-formal experience in the country and abroad, within various projects and organizations. While in Iran, he joined Nomad Tours as a volunteer, helping the team to employ touristic potential of the country to empower an old tradition - the Bakhtiyari nomads - as a unique world heritage. Back in Bosnia, he is a fellow for Nomad Tours.

Pouria Dorni Hamedani

Pouria Dorni Hamedani

Advisor, Entrepreneurship Researcher, Writer

Passionate to build communities where business opportunities can be found, developed and
exploited. he loves writing articles on startups and recently started a blog (ideatostart.com). he enjoys
social media and has an active twitter account where he provides for himself and others‘ newest insights on what’s happening today in the business world (https://twitter.com/Ideatostart)
Pouria accepted to be Nomad tours advisor after he met the Team and the Idea in Tivan Entrepreneurship club and he is trying to help them speed-up their growth.

Yasin

Yasin

IT MAN

Yasin is a designer and loves to design his imagination into reality. Also, he has some analyzing solution on the backend data. By now, He also has some experience in data science and big data processing.