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    * List of British Iranians *

    فهرست انگلیسی های ایرانی تبار


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    This is a list of notable British Iranians.

    This is an incomplete list that may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness. You can help by expanding it with entries that are reliably sourced.

    Contents
    • 1 Academics
    • 2 Actors and comedians
    • 3 Art and Architects
    • 4 Business
    • 5 Entertainment
    • 6 Media
    • 7 Politics
    • 8 Sports
    • 9 Other
    • 10 See also
    • 11 References

    Academics
    • Abdol-Hamid Aghvami – Professor in Telecommunications Engineering at King''s College London
    • Haleh Afshar OBE – university professor at the University of York
    • Ali Ansari – university professor at the University of St Andrews
    • Abbas Edalat – university professor at Imperial College London
    • Anoush Ehteshami – university professor at Durham University
    • Mohammed Ghanbari – university professor at the University of Essex
    • Homa Katouzian – academic, economist, historian and literary critic
    • Mohammad Hashem Pesaran – academic, economist, professor of economics at Cambridge University, fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge
    • Reza Banakar: professor of socio-legal studies at the University of Westminster, London.
    • Siavash Haroun Mahdavi – academic and inventor
    • Saeed Vaseghi – university professor at Brunel University
    • Ali Mobasheri – associate professor and reader at the University of Nottingham
    • Ebrahim Naderali – Professor of Obesity and Metabolic Disease at Liverpool Hope University
    Actors and comedians
    • Freema Agyeman – actress
    • Omid Djalili – comedian and actor
    • Kayvan Novak – actor; star of Fonejacker
    • Zahra Ahmadi – actress
    • Catherine Bell – actress
    • Nazanin Boniadi – actress; played Leyla Mir in General Hospital
    • Maryam Davari – actress
    • Hadi Khorsandi – comedian
    • Shappi Khorsandi – comedienne
    • Rokhsaneh Ghawam-Shahidi – actress
    • Hayley Tamaddon – actress
    • Roxanne Pallet – actress
    • Nasrin Moore – pornographic actress
    • Darren Shahlavi British Actor and Martial Arts stunt man.
    Art and Architects
    • Nasser Golzari – principal at Golzari (NG) Architects
    • Mouzhan Majidi – chief executive officer of Foster and Partners
    • Mohsen Mostafavi – dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Design
    • Farshid Moussavi – architect and founder of Foreign Office Architects
    • Alireza Sagharchi – principal at Stanhope Gate Architecture
    • Houmayoun Mahmoudi – Artist, International Cartoonist
    Business
    • Farad Azima – industrialist, inventor and philanthropist
    • Kaveh Alamouti  – head of Global Macro Citadel LLC; chief executive officer of Citadel Asset Management Europe
    • David Alliance, Baron Alliance, GBE – chairman of N Brown Group
    • Camila Batmanghelidjh  – founder of the charity Kids Company
    • Bobby Hashemi – co-founder of Coffee Republic
    • Sahar Hashemi – co-founder of Coffee Republic
    • Darius Guppy – convicted fraudster; writer
    • Kia Joorabchian – football businessman
    • Nasser David Khalili, KSS – art dealer and the fifth-wealthiest person in the United Kingdom
    • Mahmoud Khayami, KSS – industrialist; founder of Iran Khodro
    • Paris Moayedi – former chief executive officer of Jarvis plc
    • Farhad Moshiri – energy investor; part owner of Arsenal F.C.
    • Eddy Shah – owner of the Messenger Group
    • Yasmina Siadatan – winner of fifth series of The Apprentice
    • Amir Taaki – video game and computer software developer
    • Robert and Vincent Tchenguiz – brothers who own the Rotch property

    group

    • Ali Parsa  – Former Chief Executive Officer of private healthcare partnership Circle.
    • Sir Hossein Yassaie Phd  – Chief Executive Office of semiconductor company Imagination Technologies
    Entertainment
    • Omid 16B – disc jockey
    • Cameron Alborzian – former model
    • Blade – rapper
    • Yasmin Le Bon – model
    • Darius Campbell (formerly Danesh) – actor and singer-songwriter
    • Emun Elliott – actor
    • Shirin Guild – fashion designer
    • Shusha Guppy – writer and singer
    • Shaheen Jafargholi – singer; Britain''s Got Talent (series 3) contestant
    • Patrick Monahan – stand-up comedian
    • Kayvan Novak – actor; appeared as Waj in the film Four Lions (2010)
    • Yasmin Shahmir – musician
    •  – soul singer-songwriter
    • Eddy Temple-Morris – XFM disc jockey
    • Sami Yusuf – musician
    • Zarif – musician
    Media
    • Behrouz Afagh – head of BBC World Service''s Asia Pacific Region
    • Christiane Amanpour, CBE – journalist
    • Tina Gharavi – filmmaker and screenwriter
    • Kaveh Golestan – photojournalist
    • Baqer Moin – BBC News journalist
    • Maryam Moshiri – BBC News presenter
    • Ramita Navai – journalist
    • Nima Nourizadeh – film director
    • Sadeq Saba – journalist, head of BBC Persian service
    • Nazenin Ansari  – journalist, former correspondent for Voice of America''s Persian News Netowrk. Iranian analyst for BBC Radio 4, CNN International, Sky News and Aljazeera.
    • Nazaneen Ghaffar – Weather Presenter at Sky News
    Politics
    • Maryam Namazie – human-rights activist, commentator and broadcaster
    Sports
    • Adam Gemili - sprinter and footballer.
    • Aadel Kardooni – former Leicester Tigers and England A rugby player
    • Josh Navidi – Cardiff Blues and Welsh international rugby player
    • Kamran Panjavi – weightlifter at the 2004 Summer Olympics
    • Kamal Shalorus – professional UFC fighter
    • Mehrdad Takaloo – boxer
    • Frank Nezhadpournia - Karate Master - Author - Chief Instructor.
    Other
    • Yasha Asley – youngest person in the world to have achieved grade A at Mathematics A-level
    • Ali Dizaei – senior police officer
    • Shirazeh Houshiary – Turner Prize-nominated installation artist and sculptor
    • Mansour Matloubi – poker player
    • Behnaz Mozakka – terrorism victim
    • Ben Roberts – poker player

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