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Mehrdad is co-founder and Global CEO of the High Resolves Group, a social venture dedicating to activating human responsibility. He is a John P. McNulty Prize winner and a Schwab Foundation social entrepreneur of the year. He is chairman of Alchemy Growth, a boutique advisory and venture firm. Mehrdad is also a founding partner of Alchemy Tribridge, a venture architecture firm investing in disruptive innovations. 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.