Reza Karimi


Reza is the founder and chair of Persian-Scottish, a community interest company focused on promoting Persian and Scottish culture, language and heritage. Reza spreads out his social entrepreneurship expertise in other organisations as well, working as the founder of hellorefugee.org where he and his team of refugees provide digital support for organisations working with refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants in Scotland.

Before devoting his work full-time to helping refugees and migrants, Reza served as Operations Managers at Aleck.io a successful start-up based in Jersey. Reza holds a BA(hons) in computing science and a master’s degrees in entrepreneurship, management and leadership from the university of Strathclyde.