Hrayr Barsoumyan

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Hrayr Barsoumian is a certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM®) by the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP), United States of America.
Furthermore, Mr. Barsoumian holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Economics from Saint Joseph University (USJ), Lebanon.
With significant experience in financial management, risk management, business consulting and project management roles, Mr. Barsoumian has worked for banks, insurance and contracting companies as well as investment funds in different countries.
Having moved to Armenia in 2018, Mr. Barsoumian has worked as an investment fund associate where his role evolved around studying potential investment opportunities, overseeing ongoing investments, and providing business consulting for third party projects.
Further to his current role as founder and CEO of Optimize Consulting, Mr. Barsoumian is an Executive MBA financial management instructor at Yerevan State Medical University
(YSMU).
Mr. Barsoumian also serves as the Deputy Chair of Entrepreneurship & SMEs Commission at the International Chamber of Commerce National Committee Armenia.
In addition to the above, Mr. Barsoumian is an active participant in various mentorship roles for youths and startups.