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Mehrdad is co-founder, chairman and CEO of High Resolves, the leader in the design and delivery of learning experiences around citizenship. He is a John P. McNulty Prize winner. He is chairman of Alchemy Growth, a boutique advisory and venture firm. Mehrdad frequently addresses business audiences about emerging ideas in the field of management, especially strategies for turbulent environments. Prior to this Mehrdad was an executive director at the CSIRO, Australia's national science agency, with overarching responsibility for growth. He was previously a partner in the Sydney and Toronto offices of McKinsey and Company and co-leader of the firm's worldwide Growth Practice. Mehrdad is co-author of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller "As One" and the international bestsellers, "The Alchemy of Growth" and "The Granularity of Growth". He received a B.S.E. with highest honors in electrical engineering and computer science from Princeton University, where he also completed a joint degree on public policy at the Woodrow Wilson School. He continued his education in public policy at Harvard where he completed an M.P.P. as a Kennedy Fellow at the Kennedy School of Government. He also earned a J.D. with high honors from Harvard Law School.