Dr. Sobhani is an author, former professor and business owner based in Maryland. He has also been actively engaged in the public arena during his career. As the Chairman and CEO of Caspian Group Holdings, he heads a multi-disciplinary group of companies with global business activities in the field of energy.
Dr. Rob Sobhani was born in Kansas but spent his early years in Iran, where his family is originated. Due to Islamic revolution in Iran, his parents fled from Iran and immigrated to the United States, where he started his higher education. He earned first his bachelors and later his doctorate at Georgetown University, where he later served as an adjunct professor in political economy.
He is passionate about energy policy issues and is frequently invited as an expert commentator on television programs. He has recently written a book on how to fix our immigration system, which he thinks is sensible and solutions-oriented. Between the years, 1992-2000 he was actively involved in the U.S. political circle. He once participated in U.S. senate election as an independent candidate but to his luck, he lost the seat.
In his long career span, he has been a primary part of charity group named as Sparo. This organization donates some part of the profit to charity. All in all, he is a social institution who believes in making positive changes to the society. Hi path breaking articles has become a reflection to the political scenarios worldwide especially for USA, Saudi Arab and Middle East countries.