Mehrdad is the Chairman of Alchemy Growth, a boutique advisory firm. He is an investor in both the technology and private equity space. He is co-founder and Chairman of High Resolves, a social venture in the youth citizenship education, and winner of the Aspen Institute’s John P. McNulty Prize 2018. Mehrdad was a partner at McKinsey & Company where he co-led the worldwide Growth Practice. He is co-author of the NYT and WSJ bestseller As One as well as bestsellers The Alchemy of Growth and Granularity. Mehrdad received a B.S.E. with highest honors from Princeton University, an M.P.P. as a Kennedy Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School and a J.D. with high honors at Harvard Law School.